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Central Alberta man gets life for killing mother of three by strangling her – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 16, 2017  By Crystal Rhyno, Red Deer Advocate THE CANADIAN PRESS RED DEER, Alta. _ A man from Red Deer, Alta., who strangled a woman and left her body in a dumpster has been sentenced to life in prison with no parole for at least 13 years. Nathan Michael Desharnais, 28, pleaded […]

by ahnationtalk on February 17, 20177 Views

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Edmonton-based march highlighting missing and murdered indigenous women now in its 12th year – Edmonton Sun

February 14, 2017 Hundreds of people squeezed into the basement of Sacred Heart Church on Tuesday evening before embarking on an annual march for missing and murdered women. Danielle Boudreau started the Memorial March of Edmonton for Missing and Murdered Women in 2006 after both her friend and sister-in-law were murdered. “We wanted to them […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 201713 Views

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New Alberta consortium to ensure First Nations children’s health needs are met – Global News

February 14, 2017 A new health partnership was launched in Alberta on Tuesday with the goal of improving the coordination of health care service delivery to First Nations children in the province. The First Nations Health Consortium is a partnership between the Bigstone Health Commission, the Kee Tas Kee Now Tribal Council, Maskwacis Health Services […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 201711 Views

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CLC: Remembering missing and murdered Indigenous women at February 14 Memorial Marches

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Every year on February 14, marches are held across Canada to remember missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. The first happened in 1991 following the murder of a Coast Salish woman on Powell Street in Vancouver. Indigenous women have worked tirelessly with allies for years to draw attention to and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 14, 20177 Views

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BBC Hardtalk On The Road In Canada – First Nations

Credits: Eric Bottah Published on Sep 4, 2016 A peak at how years of neglect and colonization has impacted some of Canada’s First Nations Have a video, podcast or story you would like featured here contact us with full information.

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 201723 Views

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Few top-level reviews of Alberta child deaths, all-party panel hears – CBC

Of 73 deaths between April 2014 and December 2016, 11 warranted statutory reviews Feb 01, 2017 Since 2014, when Alberta began using statutory reviews to examine the cases of children who die while receiving government services, such reviews have rarely been called and none have been completed. The information that no statutory investigations have been […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 201712 Views

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Petition asks RCMP to return Metis items housed in Regina to the Metis people – StarPhoenix

January 30, 2017 A University of Saskatchewan law student is calling on the federal government to repatriate Metis items being held at the RCMP Heritage Centre in Regina. Jesse Donovan launched an online petition earlier this month asking the RCMP to return artifacts — including a crucifix and knife that belonged to Metis resistance leader […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 201714 Views

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Judge orders removal of blockade against northern Alberta pipeline construction – CBC

Jan 25, 2017 ‘Strict adherence to the construction schedule is essential,’ says TransCanada Corp. A Fort McMurray judge has issued an order that authorizes the RCMP to remove a blockade set up to protest construction of a natural-gas pipeline. Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Keith Yamauchi issued the order for demonstrators with the Chard Métis Society to […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201720 Views

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Serenity’s mom hopes for change: Alberta continues focus on fixing child welfare – Edmonton Journal

January 25, 2017 As the push to change Alberta’s broken child welfare system continues, Serenity’s mom plans to keep talking about her four-year-old daughter’s death. Naming the 28-year-old is forbidden by Alberta’s child welfare laws, but she doesn’t want her child’s horrific end while in government care in 2014 — the extreme malnutrition, cuts and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 25, 201711 Views

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Minister of Justice announces Judicial Advisory Committee appointments

January 19, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Justice Canada To continue to improve upon Canada’s tradition of judicial excellence, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, introduced an open and transparent process to appoint justices of the highest calibre who are representative of the diversity of our great […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 201721 Views

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