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'I don't know what the next step is': Ashley Smith's mom on Corrections Canada response

DARTMOUTH – Ashley Smith’s mother says she doesn’t know what to do next after the Correctional Service of Canada said it was “unable to fully support” a coroner’s recommendation to stop putting inmates in segregation. 237 more words

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Feds' response to Ashley Smith inquest panned as cynical, inadequate

WATCH: After nearly a year of silence, the government is finally responding to a coroner’s inquest into the death of Ashley Smith. Shirlee Engel has the details. 641 more words

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Government's response to Ashley Smith inquest panned as cynical, inadequate

TORONTO – Prisoner advocates and human rights activists expressed dismay Friday at the federal government’s rejection of core recommendations from a lengthy inquest into the horrific videotaped choking death of an emotionally disturbed teenager in solitary confinement. 574 more words

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Federal government rejects limit on prison segregation time, in its response to Ashley Smith inquest

Even while it acknowledged that placing inmates in long-term isolation went against “healthy living,” the federal government Thursday rejected growing calls to put time constraints on prison segregation. 1,123 more words

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Facts and key dates in Ashley Smith case

Canadian prison authorities on Thursday rejected core recommendations made by the inquest into the horrific choking death of troubled teen Ashley Smith. Here are some facts: 180 more words

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Canadian government's Ashley Smith response termed `Orwellian`

TORONTO – Canadian prison authorities have rejected core recommendations made by the Ashley Smith inquest a year ago but said they were still looking at ways to cut the use of segregation. 583 more words

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