Justice for Colten

Number 28224
Subject Criminal Justice System
Year 2018
Publication Date March 16, 2018
Summary Colten Boushie, a 22-year old Cree youth was shot in the head by Saskatchewan farmer Gerald Stanley. That is undisputed. So, why the not-guilty verdict? That decision sparked protests across the country and brought race relations in Canada into sharp focus with some Indigenous people seeing a justice system steeped in colonialism and white supremacy.
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Keywords Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Justice for Colten, Saskatchewan, indigenous peoples, criminal justice, white supremacy
Related Links https://aptnnews.ca/2018/03/16/aptn-investigates-justice-colten/
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