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​Cindy Gladue Murder Case Revealed Lack of Medical Expertise in ‘Fisting’ Injuries

What jurors really said, according to Alberta lawyer Koren Lightning-Eagle, was that Cindy Gladue, a sex worker, consented to die by the hand of her client.
E.K. Hudson
4.20.15
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​Remote Inuit Community Takes on Canada and Big Oil in Court Over Seismic Surveying

Seismic surveying is globally controversial technique as the blasts have the potential to kill animals at close range, disable animals or alter migration patterns.
E.K. Hudson
4.20.15
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Aboriginal Woman’s Preserved Pelvis Shown in Court, an Indignity That ‘Can Never Be Undone’

People across Canada are outraged over the treatment Cindy Gladue received during her murder trial, which resulted in an acquittal.
E.K. Hudson
4.6.15
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Roundtable on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Begins and Feds Actually Show Up

"There's been so much societal indifference and that is really painful for family members to endure," says organizer Audrey Huntley.
E.K. Hudson
2.27.15
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Montreal Protesters Are Automatically Being Entered Into Class-Action Suits Against the Government

Mass arrests during the 2012 Quebec student protests have led to eight class-action lawsuits that could force Montreal to hand over $20 million in damages.
E. K. Hudson
12.10.14
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Meet the Man Challenging Canada’s New Two-Tiered Citizenship System

We talked to Rocco Galati, the lawyer challenging the Canadian government on Bill C-24, the bill that allows the government to strip citizenship from Canadians holding more than one passport.
E.K. Hudson
10.31.14
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This Is What a Line 9 Blockade Looks Like Before It Gets Raided

We visited the protesters behind a six-day blockade of an Enbridge construction that ended with heavy machinery and six arrests.
E.K. Hudson
8.11.14
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Lake Ontario Keeps Getting Blasted with Sewage

Documents obtained by the Lake Ontario Waterkeeper show that in 2013 and 2012, untreated or partially treated sewage was released into Lake Ontario every 2 weeks on average. In 2011, the average was weekly. Still, officials don't seem concerned.
E.K. Hudson
7.15.14
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We Asked a Migrant Detainee Why He's Boycotting His Chance at Freedom

We interviewed "Robert," a migrant detainee worker who decided to forgo his opportunity to be released in order to boycott his detention review.
E.K. Hudson
7.7.14