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Listen to episode 6 of CBC Saskatchewan's original podcast 'Boushie'

CBC Saskatchewan has launched "Boushie", a podcast series that chronicles the story of Colten Boushie and the white farmer, Gerald Stanley, who was charged with second-degree murder and found not-guilty in connection to his death.
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In 2016, Colten Boushie, a young Indigenous man, was shot and killed on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, inciting racial tensions across the province. 

CBC Saskatchewan has launched "Boushie", a podcast series that chronicles the story of Boushie and the white farmer, Gerald Stanley, who was charged with second-degree murder and found not guilty in connection to his death.

Episode 6 explores the debate around jury selection reform in the wake of the not guilty verdict, and asks whether the Canadian justice system needs to change.

The podcast, which is hosted by CBC Radio's Rachel Zelniker, traces the case from the shooting until after the not-guilty verdict. In each episode she'll be joined by CBC reporter Charles Hamilton for an in-depth look at what's happening inside the courtroom, as well as the stories behind it. 

Episode 6 available now

Episode 6 explores the debate around jury selection reform in the wake of the not guilty verdict in Gerald Stanley's second-degree murder case, and asks whether the Canadian justice system needs to change. 21:49

Listen to episodes 1-5 online here.

You can download episodes of Boushie at CBC podcasts, subscribe on iTunes or your favourite podcast app.