Ottawa’s $3.6-million secret

Ottawa’s $3.6-million secret

Ottawa : Canada | Jan 13, 2013 at 3:16 AM PST
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Ottawa’s $3.6-million secret - Toronto Star

Government legal tab in the millions, but officials refuse to release details on fight to limit inquiry. How many federal lawyers does it take to keep a dead teenager’s prison records a secret? That’s a secret, too. What is known is that legal counsel for the Department of Justice charged Canadian taxpayers more than $3.6 million for working on the inquests into Ashley Smith’s death — work that included keeping from the public light damning evidence showing abuses the teen endured in custody.

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