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Every Child Matters flag hoisted for the first time outside the Whitehorse RCMP Detachment for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

October 3, 2022 To mark the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, September 30, 2022, Whitehorse RCMP Detachment hoisted an Every Child Matters flag in front of the headquarters on 4th Avenue. The flag was a gift from Kwanlin Dün First Nation (KDFN) to Yukon RCMP. KDFN Chief Doris Bill and Elder Judy Gingell presented the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 3, 20226 Views

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Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Shannon Smallwood, a judge of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories, as the new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories, effective September 22, 2022. Chief Justice Smallwood replaces Chief Justice Louise A. Charbonneau, who retired, effective July 11, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 26, 202213 Views

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Sole suspect in Fort Good Hope stabbing incident now in custody – CBC

Thaddeus McNeely, 24, turned himself in to RCMP at around 6 p.m. on Thursday Sep 22, 2022 The sole suspect in the stabbing of three people in Fort Good Hope, N.W.T., turned himself in at around 6 p.m. Thursday evening, say police during a media briefing in Yellowknife. One person died in the Tuesday night […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202215 Views

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French lawyer plans to pursue prosecution of Oblates – Nunatsiaq News

Sep 15, 2022 Accuses Roman Catholic religious order of protecting Johannes Rivoire while in France LYON — A French lawyer says she will work to prosecute the French Oblates for allegedly protecting Rev. Johannes Rivoire, a former Nunavut priest accused of sexually abusing Inuit children during his time in the territory. Nadia Debbache, a lawyer […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 202224 Views

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Cold reality of the law’: France signals it won’t extradite Rivoire – Nunatsiaq News

Inuit delegation left with frustration after meeting with officials from French justice ministry PARIS — Anger, sadness, frustration. Those were the feelings seen on the faces of an Inuit delegation in Paris as they emerged from a meeting with Ministry of Justice officials Tuesday evening. The group met with Isabelle Jégouzou, an adviser to the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 202219 Views

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Inuit delegation meets with Canadian ambassador in Paris – APTN News

Sep 13, 2022 An Inuit delegation led by the Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) met with Canada’s ambassador to France on Tuesday to discuss its desire that an Oblate priest wanted back home on a sexual assault charge be extradited. “We really appreciate the support the ambassador and the office have provided us. We look forward […]

by ahnationtalk on September 13, 202217 Views

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We need your help’: Head of Nunavut Tunngavik implores France to extradite ex-priest – CBC

Sep 12, 2022 Delegates to meet with French justice ministry this week Inuit delegates say they are meeting with the French justice ministry this week to discuss the extradition of an ex-priest accused of sexually abusing children in Nunavut. The delegation from Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. is in Paris this week with the goal of pressuring […]

by ahnationtalk on September 13, 202215 Views

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Nunavut Inuit delegation heading to France to pressure French gov’t to extradite ex-priest – CBC

Sep 07, 2022 Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. to lead delegation Sept 12-15 A man from Naujaat, Nunavut, is going to France in the hope he will face his alleged sexual abuser. He will not be going alone. Next week, Steve Mapsalak will travel with a delegation of Inuit led by Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) to try […]

by ahnationtalk on September 7, 202219 Views

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Nunavut Inuit Seek the Extradition of Joannès Rivoire

(September 6, 2022 – Iqaluit, Nunavut) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) President Aluki Kotierk and a delegation of Nunavut Inuit will travel to France, September 12-15, to seek the extradition of Father Joannès Rivoire. “We urge President Macron, Prime Minister Borne and Justice Minister Dupont-Moretti to extradite Joannès Rivoire. For 22 of the past 26 years, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 7, 202216 Views

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Fort Chipewyan church fire: Minister Shandro

“Albertans join the community of Fort Chipewyan in grieving the senseless loss of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Roman Catholic Church, a church with more than 100 years of history that burnt down in the early hours of Aug. 25. While the exact cause of the blaze is not yet known, law enforcement is investigating […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 202225 Views

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