Fraser Health in court, seeking injunction against homeless campers

Health authority wants judge to grant order to remove so-called 'protest camp'

  • Aug. 31, 2016 6:00 a.m.

Fraser Health is in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver this morning, seeking a temporary injunction to remove homeless campers from the former MSA Hospital grounds on McCallum Road.

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The health authority has indicated that it will seek a permanent injunction at a later date.

Tim Felger is also at the courthouse, representing the homeless campers.

More to come.