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Mounties raped, abused B.C. aboriginal girls, rights watchdog alleges in report

Mike Blanchfield, Canadian Press/NationalPost, Feb. 13, 2013 OTTAWA — A new report by a respected international human rights watchdog has accused RCMP officers of abusing aboriginal women and girls in northern British Columbia. New York-based Human Rights Watch uncovered one … Continue reading

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Vancouver police, RCMP have blood on hands in Pickton case: victims’ families

By James Keller, Thursday, October 13, 2011 THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER – The failure of Vancouver police                                               … Continue reading

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RCMP Assault BC Native Teen

CTVNews.ca, Wednesday Sep. 28, 2011 7:57 AM PT The BC Civil Liberties Association is calling for an independent investigation after a 17-year-old Williams Lake woman said she was handcuffed and beaten by RCMP when she asked the officers for help. … Continue reading

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