Search for a just jury representation

The Supreme Court’s 5-2 decision, which ruled that the constitutional rights of Clifford Kokopenace were not violated when he was convicted of manslaughter by a jury that included no aboriginal members, again raises the question as to whether governments in this country are really doing enough to get aboriginals on our jury rolls.

Supreme Court justices, pictured in this file photo. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Harper

PUBLISHED : Friday, May 22, 2015 7:51 PM

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