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Reopen assisted suicide debate, Winnipeg woman's friends urge MPs

Friends of Susan Griffiths, a Winnipeg woman who is seeking an assisted suicide in Europe, are helping her call on Canadian politicians to at least reopen debate on the issue.

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CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Family prepares for Tina Fontaine’s funeral on SaturdayAug 22, 2014 | 2:12CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Family prepares for Tina Fontaine’s funeral on Saturday Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Family prepares for Tina Fontaine’s funeral on Saturday Aug 22, 2014 | 2:12Tina Fontaine’s family is preparing to say their final goodbyes. The 15-year-old girl was found dead in the Red River over the weekend, and Winnipeg police believe she was killed. CBC's Jillian Taylor reports.
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CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Man, 57, attacked and killed by stranger, Winnipeg police say Aug 24, 2014 | 2:03A Winnipeg man, 57-year-old Helder Serpa, is dead after being stabbed by someone he didn't even know, police said.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Mayoral candidate Judy Wasylycia-Leis unveils safety platformAug 25, 2014 | 2:15CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Mayoral candidate Judy Wasylycia-Leis unveils safety platform Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Mayoral candidate Judy Wasylycia-Leis unveils safety platform Aug 25, 2014 | 2:15Winnipeg mayoral candidates eye different solutions for keeping city streets safe. CBC's Katie Nicholson reports.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg basketball star to lace up in FIBA World CupAug 25, 2014 | 1:54CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg basketball star to lace up in FIBA World Cup Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg basketball star to lace up in FIBA World Cup Aug 25, 2014 | 1:54Winnipeg’s Erfan Nasajpour is in Solvenia, training for the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain in four days.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - RAW: Ovide Mercredi on need for MMIW inquiryAug 26, 2014 | 3:48CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 RAW: Ovide Mercredi on need for MMIW inquiry Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 RAW: Ovide Mercredi on need for MMIW inquiry Aug 26, 2014 | 3:48"At some point in time, something is going to break, and it won't be the aboriginal people who will give up on this issue." Ovide Mercredi, former chief of the Assembly of First Nations speaks to CBC News about the need for a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg family and friends attend Faron Hall wakeAug 26, 2014 | 0:30CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg family and friends attend Faron Hall wake Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg family and friends attend Faron Hall wake Aug 26, 2014 | 0:30A steady stream of friends and family remembered Faron Hall Tuesday night.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg business owner does Ghostbuster-themed ALS challengeAug 27, 2014 | 1:23CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg business owner does Ghostbuster-themed ALS challenge Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg business owner does Ghostbuster-themed ALS challenge Aug 27, 2014 | 1:23The owner of Winnipeg’s Six Pines put a twist on the ALS ice bucket challenge on Wednesday – using green slime instead of ice water.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg company proposes limo service for customers with disabilitiesAug 27, 2014 | 2:00CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg company proposes limo service for customers with disabilities Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg company proposes limo service for customers with disabilities Aug 27, 2014 | 2:00A Winnipeg company that hopes to provide a limousine service to people with disabilities appeared before the Manitoba Taxicab Board on Wednesday in its bid for a licence, but the city's largest taxi companies are against the proposal.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Calls for national action on missing, murdered aboriginal women gather steamAug 27, 2014 | 2:07CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Calls for national action on missing, murdered aboriginal women gather steam Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Calls for national action on missing, murdered aboriginal women gather steam Aug 27, 2014 | 2:07Canada's premiers and aboriginal leaders are calling on the federal government to compromise and have key ministers meet with them to discuss the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women. But in Winnipeg, many are still calling for an inquiry. CBC's Alana Cole reports.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg universities send memo to quell Ebola concernsAug 28, 2014 | 1:37CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg universities send memo to quell Ebola concerns Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg universities send memo to quell Ebola concerns Aug 28, 2014 | 1:37Winnipeg university students are being told about the arrival of international students from areas affected by the Ebola virus.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Woman wants Red River dredged for bodies of missing, murderedAug 28, 2014 | 1:41CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Woman wants Red River dredged for bodies of missing, murdered Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Woman wants Red River dredged for bodies of missing, murdered Aug 28, 2014 | 1:41The sister of a woman who went missing in 2008 wants the Red River dredged to search for the bodies of missing and murdered women.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Winnipeg photoshoot puts young aboriginal women in focusAug 28, 2014 | 2:06CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg photoshoot puts young aboriginal women in focus Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Winnipeg photoshoot puts young aboriginal women in focus Aug 28, 2014 | 2:06A group of seven young women were the focus of a photo shoot on Thursday as part of a two year project to develop hidden talents and break down barriers to success for aboriginal women.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - Skepticism swirls as service dog use expands, expert saysAug 29, 2014 | 1:57CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Skepticism swirls as service dog use expands, expert says Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 Skepticism swirls as service dog use expands, expert says Aug 29, 2014 | 1:57A Winnipeg woman and her daughter were rattled after a confrontation at a city restaurant over her service dog, Pepperpod. CBC's Kenzie Broddy reports.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 - CAA Manitoba wants phones taken from distracted driversAug 29, 2014 | 2:11CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 CAA Manitoba wants phones taken from distracted drivers Video
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00 CAA Manitoba wants phones taken from distracted drivers Aug 29, 2014 | 2:11Saskatchewan has introduced stiffer penalties for people caught texting while driving, and the move has caught the attention of CAA Manitoba and the provincial government.

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