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Wally Oppal says Missing Women Commission was the most difficult thing he's ever done, hopes to see more action taken

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After a year, only three of the recommendations from Wally Oppal's report on missing and murdered women in B.C. have been implemented.
One year ago, Wally Oppal published "Forsaken: The Report of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry." Oppal remembers the time collecting information for his report as one of the most difficult things he's ever done. "If you're a human, if you have any feelings... it leaves an impact on you," he told Daybreak's Betsy Trumpener.

He also commented on the lack of action taken since the report was published. Only three of his recommendations have been implemented. In one key area, things may even be going backwards as Greyhound cuts back on service along the so-called Highway of Tears in northwestern B.C.. "I'm hopeful saner minds will prevail," Oppal says, referring to the importance of making sure women get to and from their destinations safely.

Listen to Oppal's full interview with Daybreak's Betsy Trumpener: 


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