Teck’s court date postponed until March

Teck is facing 17 charges relating to a 2012 incident at a local mine.

  • Jan. 13, 2016 1:00 p.m.

Teck was due in court on Jan. 7 at the Fernie Courthouse. The mining company is facing 19 charges in relation to operations activities between Aug. 21 and Sept. 22, 2012.

Seven of the charges fall under the Fisheries Act, which are under federal jurisdiction. The remaining 12 charges are under the Environmental Management Act, a provincial matter.

The case was postponed until Mar. 3. It will be heard at the Fernie Courthouse at 9:30 a.m.