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Decision Friday: Justice System and Supreme Court

decision friday: Our criminal justice system holds out a promise to all Canadians everyone is equally entitled to the law's full protection and to be treated with dignity, humanity and respect, wrote Justice Michael Moldaver, according to CTV. Ms. In a 4-3 decision Friday, the Supreme Court said evidence about Cindy Gladue's sexual history was mishandled in a 2015 trial that ended in Bradley Barton's acquittal on a first-degree murder charge. Gladue is no exception. Her life mattered. She was a mother, a daughter, a friend, and a member of her community. ( As reported in the news.