Item V2007:02/001 - Balancing the scales for victims of crimes

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Balancing the scales for victims of crimes

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  • moving images

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Hy Perspectives Media Group

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  • 1987 (Creation)

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1 videocassette (00:31:00) : video copy, colour, U-matic, sound ; 19 mm

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The item consists of an instructional video created in 1987. It discusses victim service initiatives being implemented in B.C. Includes Raymond Burr interviewing Premier W. Vander Zalm and Attorney General Brian Smith, interviews with victims and volunteers, the justice system response, discussion of police and private agency services, criminal injuries compensation, victim impact statements, victims as witnesses, victim-offender reconciliation, etc.

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Copyright Government of British Columbia.

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Accession number(s): V2007:02

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Previously described as AAAA7884.

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sponsored/presented by: British Columbia. Ministry of Attorney General; producing agency/company: Hy Perspectives Media Group; host: Raymond Burr; narrator: Raymond Burr; executive producer: Brian Pollick

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GCO database no. 62

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