CBC News Posted: Oct 23, 2009 6:31 PM ET Last Updated: Oct 09, 2009 10:24 AM ET
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Finance Minister Bill Morneau announces that activist Viola Desmond, who is often referred to as Canada's Rosa Parks, will be on the 10 dollar bill that will go into circulation in 2018.
A sentencing hearing in Fredericton Wednesday saw victim Mike Burden led out of court swearing after throwing his hat at the convicted drunk driver who ran into him. He called for harsher penalties for offenders outside of court.