The Fifth Estate | Season 34 | Feb 4, 2009 | 40:54

Collateral Damage

He was sentenced in the killing of four Mounties. But, his story has never been heard. Until now.

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The Fifth Estate - The Mob and Michael DeGrooteJan 23, 2015 | 45:11The Fifth Estate The Mob and Michael DeGroote VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Mob and Michael DeGroote Jan 23, 2015 | 45:11One of Canada's wealthiest businessmen gets involved in a gambling venture in the Caribbean that leads to a nightmare of death threats, revenge plots and the involvement of organized crime figures.
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The Fifth Estate - Secrets of the fifth estateApr 9, 2015 | 45:10The Fifth Estate Secrets of the fifth estate VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Secrets of the fifth estate Apr 9, 2015 | 45:10This year, as our show turns 40, we think it's finally time to reveal...the Secrets of the fifth estate.
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The Fifth Estate The Con Who Couldn't Quit Apr 27, 2015 | 11:53the fifth estate’ revisits the life of Stephen Neeson, convicted bank-robber and prison escapee. Neeson admitted to more than 20 bank robberies, largely in Brockville and Ottawa, Ontario. In an interview, Brockville Police Chief Scott Fraser remembers Neeson as the subject of an intense multi-police force manhunt during which he became known as "The Gentleman Bank Robber" based on his good manners. Chief Scott recalls "I've never had witnesses who described the criminal as having nice eyes". When we last interviewed Neeson in 2006, he had recently made contact with his birth mother and was appearing before the National Parole Board, a rarely-filmed procedure. But when we found out in February, 2015 about His recent death in the Hamilton Wentworth Detention Centre awaiting trial on another bank robbery, we sought to investigate why -- despite support and opportunities -- he seemed unable to leave his criminal life behind him.
The Fifth Estate - Behind the VeilApr 27, 2015 | 11:54The Fifth Estate Behind the Veil Video
The Fifth Estate Behind the Veil Apr 27, 2015 | 11:54The niqab -- a face-covering veil worn by some Muslim women -- became a flashpoint on Parliament Hill this year. Prime Minister Stephen Harper said it was un-Canadian for a woman to to wear the veil during her citizenship ceremony. But one Canadian woman watched this debate from a unique perspective -- because she fought for the right to wear the veil in open court for five years during her sexual assault trial, taking the battle all the way to the Supreme Court. Known only by her initials N.S., her identity is still protected by a publication ban. But the current controversy prompted N.S., a mother of four, to speak out for the first time ever. N.S. talks to Mark Kelley about why she fought for right to the veil, offering some surprising insight into the woman behind the veil:​
The Fifth Estate - Silence of the LabsSep 11, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs Sep 11, 2014 | 45:12With massive cuts by Ottawa to everything from food inspections to water quality and climate change and the dismissal of more than 2,000 federal scientists and researchers, some scientists have become unlikely radicals -- denouncing what they call a politically-driven war on knowledge. In Silence of the Labs, Linden MacIntyre tells their story - and what is at stake for Canadians - from Nova Scotia to the B.C. Pacific Coast and the far Arctic Circle.
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The Fifth Estate Pot Fiction Jan 30, 2015 | 45:12Marijuana is supposed to be illegal but Canada is awash in pot. You can buy it openly in a surprising number of ways and places and the system for regulating medical marijuana is broken. Mark Kelley exposes some shocking Pot Fiction.
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The Fifth Estate The Interrogation Room Nov 21, 2014 | 45:14They were just witnesses to a murder, pressured by the police to change their story until the wrong man was jailed for a crime he did not commit. Linden MacIntyre takes you inside "The Interrogation Room" with disturbing police videotapes that reveal an investigation gone terribly wrong.
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The Fifth Estate The Boy Who Should Have Lived Mar 27, 2015 | 45:53Chazz Petrella had an idyllic childhood in Cobourg, Ontario - four siblings, loving parents, a hobby farm. But that all changed when his rages became too much for his family to handle. He was diagnosed with mental illness at age ten and was soon on the case-loads of nine agencies and services - including residential placements. Despite all of this care, Chazz committed suicide just after he turned 12. Why did a boy who seemed to have access to best of Ontario's child and youth services die?
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The Fifth Estate In the Eye of the Storm Apr 3, 2015 | 45:12Three people caught in the eye of the storm of headlines and controversy: A woman who went to the Supreme Court to fight for her right to wear the niqab; a career criminal who couldn't quit robbing banks; and the rise and fall of Senator Mike Duffy who goes on trial next week..
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The Fifth Estate The Trouble with Evan Apr 7, 2015 | 1:46:19The Trouble with Evan is a two-hour special edition of the Fifth Estate. It reveals how much harm can be done to a child by the people who love him the most. For 14 weeks cameras were placed in the home of a family in Hamilton, Ontario whose 11-year-old boy has been a problem for them since he was in kindergarten. The cameras capture the troubling, abusive and at times loving family relationship.
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The Fifth Estate The Unmaking of Jian Ghomeshi Nov 28, 2014 | 45:11Jian Ghomeshi was the break-out success the CBC needed. There were always whispers and allegations -- but he seemed untouchable. Did stardom blind people to what was really happening? Gillian Findlay investigates.
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The Fifth Estate The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro Sports Mar 13, 2015 | 45:11Prescription drug abuse in professional sport: police investigations, drug raids, arrests – and a tragic death. An investigation by the fifth estate's Bob McKeown discovers a shocking story of the role of some team doctors in major sports leagues.

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