| Bookmark and Share

Where There's Smoke....

The death last spring of well-known activist Raymond Taavel sent the city of Halifax into mourning.
Grief turned to anger when news broke that his accused killer may have been out of a forensic hospital on a temporary pass, the kind of pass many patients request so they can smoke.
Now the province says it will allow smoking again on those hospital grounds, a decision critics maintain is a step backward.
In her documentary, reporter Mackenzie Grisdale looks at one suggestion for another way forward.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.