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Refugee claimants access to health care

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Being stuck in a foreign country with no health care is a scary reality for some refugee claimants. The federal government declared in 2012 that refugee claimants waiting for a decision could only receive healthcare if they posed a threat to public health. Earlier this month, a federal court ruled against the cuts, calling them inhumane. Dr. Isabelle Leblanc is president of Médécins québécois pour le régime public, and talks about the impact of these changes. Listen here.
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