Man's death while in jail prompts cal...

Man's death while in jail prompts call for review

There are 1 comment on the The Victoria Star story from Dec 16, 2008, titled Man's death while in jail prompts call for review. In it, The Victoria Star reports that:

The death of a Yukon man in RCMP custody has prompted the force's federal watchdog to call for a nationwide investigation into how Mounties treat people who are drunk or high.

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RCMP Watchdog to Probe

Toronto, Canada

#1 Dec 21, 2008
Mounties Custody Procedures


Death triggers call for nationwide probeRead the original story

Monday Dec 15 | Whitehorse Star

... a public inquiry into Silverfox's death in the legislature last week.

He was called out of order by Premier Dennis Fentie for asking if there is

"systematic prejudice" in the RCMP

against intoxicated first nations people. At the time, Fentie said ... Comment?

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