Saskatoon Morning | Sep 18, 2013 | 8:43

BC Children's Advocate Investigates Saskatchewan Child Neglect Case

A young girl from BC suffered horrific abuse and neglect by her grandparents in Saskatchewan. Host Leisha Grebinski spoke with Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond. She's the BC children's advocate who has investigated how that was allowed to happen.

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