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People’s Law School is a registered society incorporated under the Societies Act of British Columbia and a registered Canadian charity (Canada Revenue Agency No. 887225795 RR).

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We are grateful to work on the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations, whose Peoples continue to live on and care for these lands.