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Elizabeth Lafantaisie (Family Photo)
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End Violence Against Women – Niece Remembers, Honours, Joins Fight

  Ending violence against women is no easy task. It takes an entire community to make that kind of change. Christine Lafantaisie wants to do […]

PTSD > THE SILENT KILLER – “It Doesn’t Cure Itself”
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PTSD > THE SILENT KILLER – “It Doesn’t Cure Itself”

They call it the┬ásilent killer. Studies suggest ten percent (10%) of emergency responders (Police, Fire, Paramedics) suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD. The […]

AMERICAN JUSTICE SLAMS DOOR ON CASTRO
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AMERICAN JUSTICE SLAMS DOOR ON CASTRO

Canadian Justice could learn much from the Ariel Castro case. Castro caught a life sentence with no chance of parole plus an additional 1,000 years […]

INSPECTOR SCOT HALLEY (PHOTO JGJ)
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WPS Inspector Scott Halley – Reaching Out to Victims of Crime

The following is a speech delivered by WPS Police Inspector Scot Halley at the MOVA (Manitoba Organization for Victims Assistance) march of remembrance held on […]

WPS INSPECTOR SCOTT HALLEY
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MOVA HITS THE ROAD FOR VICTIMS

Losing someone you love is a devastating thing. That devastation increases ten fold when the one you love is taken from you as a result […]

JENNIFER CREIGHTON
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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MURDER – Through the Eyes of a Sister

The following tribute was presented by Tara Creighton at the Silent Witness Project at the West End Cultural Center on April 24, 2013. ┬áTara’s sister […]

BILL C-478 – Time for Change
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BILL C-478 – Time for Change

April 25, 2013 Minister of Justice & Attorney General of Canada, Rob Nicholson announced the Governments Support for Private Members Bill C-478, The Respecting Families […]

SILENT WITNESS PROJECT – Hitting Close to Home
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SILENT WITNESS PROJECT – Hitting Close to Home

A few weeks ago I received an invitation to attend the 2013 version of the Silent Witness Project at the West End Cultural Center on […]