You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

Inquest ordered in RCMP shooting of Rodney Levi – CBC

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 202027 Views

Second inquest into police killing of First Nations person in New Brunswick

Jul 28, 2020

The fatal shooting of Rodney Levi by RCMP last month will be examined through a coroner’s inquest.

Coreen Enos, a spokesperson for the province’s Department of Public Safety, confirmed in an email Tuesday that an inquest will take place sometime in the future.

The announcement means there are now three coroner’s inquests that will take place in the province into fatal police shootings, and the second called this year to look at the death of a First Nations person at the hands of police.

Inquests are formal court proceedings where evidence related to a person’s death is publicly presented to a jury that can make recommendations on how to potentially avoid similar deaths in the future.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/rodney-levi-shooting-rcmp-inquest-1.5665631

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More