Deschamps laments progress on military misconduct amid calls for external oversight

Retired Supreme Court justice Marie Deschamps is criticizing the Canadian Armed Forces for not having done more to address sexual misconduct, as experts call for more independent oversight of the military to finally root such behaviour from the ranks.
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Montreal extends free weekend, Friday night parking downtown until March 31
Parking in the Ville-Marie borough is free from 6 p.m. Friday until Monday morning.
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Quebec reports 858 COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths on one year anniversary of first case
One year ago today, Quebec authorities reported that a woman returning from travel to Iran was the province's first presumptive COVID-19 patient.
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Investigations underway into death of off-duty Richmond RCMP officer
The IIO is investigating the death, as is the BC Coroners Service, while the RCMP are conducting an internal review.
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Fire completely destroys townhouse in east London, Ont., no injuries: platoon chief
London fire crews responded to a townhouse fire on Bonaventure Drive around 5:30 a.m. Saturday. The home was empty at the time and no injuries were reported.
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90 COVID-19 cases and 4 deaths in Manitoba on Saturday
Manitoba public health officials confirm four additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported Saturday.
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Nova Scotia reports 4 new COVID-19 cases Saturday
'While today’s case count is lower than the last two days, I am still greatly concerned about the trend ... in recent [COVID-19] case numbers in Halifax,' said Premier Iain Rankin.
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COVID-19 outbreak declared at three schools in Surrey
Fraser Health also declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Royal Columbian Hospital on Friday.
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‘Kind and positive’ grandfather, husband identified as victim of Olymel COVID-19 outbreak
Henry De Leon has been identified as the man in his 50s -- an employee at the Olymel Red Deer Plant -- whose death was linked to the COVID-19 outbreak at the facility.
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Winnipeg Jets place defenseman Tucker Poolman on injured reserve list
Defenseman Tucker Poolman landed on the Jets' injured reserve Saturday ahead of their match-up against the Montreal Canadiens, after dealing with an upper-body injury this week.
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Surrey RCMP searching for missing 9-year-old girl
Judith Uwamahoro was last seen around 4 p.m. Friday near 99th Avenue and 122 Street in Surrey. 
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COVID-19 update for Feb. 27-28: Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C.
Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.
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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Feb. 27
Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Saturday.
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Blood tests could be early indicator of COVID-19 severity: study
A new study says that blood tests may be the key for doctors to get an idea of what to expect when treating COVID-19 patients.
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New Brunswick reports 2 new COVID-19 cases Saturday
To date, New Brunswick has confirmed 1,430 cases of COVID-19. Of those, 1,362 cases have recovered.
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There’s no ‘best’ vaccine, expert says as Canada OKs AstraZeneca shots
While Canadians may not get a choice about which COVID-19 vaccine to take, all three offer protection against severe illness, according to experts.
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Legault says he's optimistic Quebec is on track to win 'the battle of our lives'
The Quebec premier says March should be promising, as the province expects the vaccine rollout to pick up the pace.
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Vancouver Weather: Mix of sun and cloud
Metro Vancouver should see a bit of sunshine today before the rain returns tonight and continues through Sunday.
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Woman who died after being found with ‘significant injuries’ in Toronto park identified
'Anyone who may have seen Kathleen Hatcher, or heard or witnessed anything suspicious, is urged to contact homicide detectives,' police said.
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Annie Larouche named director of Canadian Elite Basketball League in Montreal
Larouche is executive director of the Alouettes Foundation and director of community relations for the cheerleading team.
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Trump, idolized in golden statue, dominant force at conservative conference
A conference dedicated to the future of the conservative movement turned into an ode to former U.S. President Donald Trump as speakers declared their fealty to the former president and attendees posed for selfies with a golden statue of his likeness.
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Ian Mulgrew: Judge fails to provide reasons for decision, 10-year custody battle back to Square 1
Opinion: "The issues in this case are not complex ... Providing responsive reasons for judgment ought not to have been difficult."
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