Live: Frustrations with Quebec justice system in spotlight at MMIWG inquiry – CBC

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Mar 13, 2018

It took police nine days to find Rose-Ann Blackned’s body under the snow, frozen in the fetal position, her hands covering her face.

She was assaulted by two people after leaving a bar on Nov. 6, 1991 in Val-d’Or, Que., according to the coroner’s report into her death.

More than 25 years later, the case remains unsolved. Her family believes police didn’t do enough to gather evidence quickly in the days after her death.

“I have lost my faith in the justice system,” Rose-Ann’s sister, Mary-Ann Blackned, told the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls on the first day of hearings in Montreal.

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