Grading the New Justice Bill
So, episode 117 - a new record. But you know that right? Because you subscribe to the show and have already rated and reviewed the podcast - right? You should.
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Well, there is a new justice bill. Justice minister David Lametti says that the government recognizes that there is systemic racism in Canada’s criminal justice system and that the new legislation would ensure courts can “continue to impose tough sentences on violent and serious crimes without the disproportionate impact on Indigenous peoples, as well as Black Canadians and members of marginalized communities.”
But does the new bill really do all that? We grade all the parts of the new bill. A, B, C, D, or F.
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