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Historic day in Nova Scotia, first Mi’kmaq woman appointed to bench



Trina Roache
APTN National News
It was an historic day for the Mi’kmaq in Nova Scotia.

For the first time, a Mi’kmaq woman has been appointed to the bench.

The Mi’kmaq say this is a huge step toward diversity in the justice system.

troache@aptn.ca

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2 Responses to “Historic day in Nova Scotia, first Mi’kmaq woman appointed to bench”

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    Pauline Perry March 26, 2017 at 8:55 pm #

    This is fantastic news but I would like to know the name of the woman and it does not appear in the post.

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      Tracy Clearsky March 30, 2017 at 7:19 pm #

      Her name is Catherine Benton.