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Nova Scotia human trafficker charged anew after alleged courtroom threat: 'I'll see you'

A convicted human trafficker is facing new charges after allegedly threatening his “vulnerable, traumatized” teenage victim in full view of a Halifax courtroom.

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Crime

Insurance industry advocates for tougher distracted driving laws

The federal government said it has no plans to step into the distracted driving debate, even with Canada’s insurance industry calling for tougher laws to be enacted. 345 more words

Canada

Should distracted driving be a federal crime? Justice minister now open to discussion

The federal justice minister is changing her tone on the possibility of criminalizing distracted driving.

Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould said Thursday she’ll be discussing the issue when she meets with her provincial counterparts next month, after having previously deferred the issue of criminalization to the provincial governments. 687 more words

Canada

Nova Scotia Case Set to Test "Sharing Images Law"

In Bridgewater Nova Scotia six teens are set to appear in court charged under new legislation dealing with sharing images.  The charges relate to the distributing of intimate images without permission, and possession of child porn.  395 more words

Current Events

Bill C-246: So Many Lies, So Little Time

We cannot give up! The Prime Minister has promised free votes on private members’ business and we need to keep speaking up until all MPs understand what’s in this bill. 2,237 more words
Animal Cruelty

I Support Bill C-246 ”Because it’s 2016!”

Written by Mary Giuffre: I’ve never been a fan of government. For most of my life I’ve voted because I’m supposed to and until the past few years I didn’t given much attention to the whys and wherefores of my country, my province or my municipality. 1,848 more words

Animal Cruelty