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Canada's justice system lets sex assaults fall through the cracks

After spending nearly two years in court proceedings, including five hours on the witness stand, Ms Polok heard the news - her rapist had been acquitted due to lack of evidence.

Posted:
October 27, 2017

Treating alcoholics - with wine

The Managed Alcohol Program (MAP) in Ottawa aims to change the drinking behaviour of inveterate addicts.

Posted:
July 07, 2016

RCMP 'discriminates against and abuses' First Nations women

Indigenous women in western Canada are the victims of discrimination and abuse by Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers, says Human Rights Watch.

Posted:
February 13, 2013