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Access to Information Complaint Against the RCMP #RehtaehParsons

Yesterday morning I filed a complaint with The Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada against the Royal Canadian Mounted Police for violating Canada's Access to Information Act. Recently, the Globe and Mail posted a story by Robyn Doolittle about making requests for police records. In it she says she finds that it usually takes "betw [...]

2017-12-11T20:25:14+00:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Guilty Plea in Rehtaeh Parsons Case

This morning I sat in a Halifax courtroom and listened as one of the young men involved with my daughter's case changed his plea to guilty. He is guilty of producing child pornography. He is the person who clicked the button on that cellphone, and as simply as that, he ended her life. It’s a bittersweet moment. I’m sure some will hope our family ca [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:12+00:00September 22nd, 2014|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , , |139 Comments

Mína ka wapamitin Tina Fontaine

As reported in the Globe and Mail, Winnipeg’s Red River has become ground zero in the ongoing fight for a national inquiry into Canada’s missing and murdered aboriginal women. Tina was last seen in downtown Winnipeg on Aug. 8 and was reported missing the next day. Nine days later, her status went from missing to murdered. Her body was found in the [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:13+00:00August 20th, 2014|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Mína ka wapamitin Tina Fontaine