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Inquiry must examine role of police in disappearance, deaths of Indigenous women and girls, Ruby says

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 @ 3:16 PM | By Paula Kulig

The embattled national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIWG) must ensure that it examines the actions of police if it wants to get to the bottom of the tragedy, says criminal and constitutional lawyer Clayton Ruby.

Clayton Ruby, Ruby & ShillerThe spotlight so far has been on the Indigenous community, “and I’m not sure that’s going to tell us much about why those women and girls got killed, and why no investigation that’s meaningful took place. You have to look at the...