News: Aboriginal Jury Representation, Trafficking of Girls from Canada to US, Queer+Black+Feminist Children’s Books’ Author

  • The Ontario provincial government has called for an independent inquiry into exclusion of Aboriginal people from juries.
  • The RCMP claim that 30 girls aged 12-17 were trafficked from BC to the United States in the 1990s and 2000s for the purpose of marriage. The girls were members of the Mormon Fundamentalist community in Bountiful, BC, best known for their practice of polygamy.

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