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Rare Canada police conviction puts spotlight on race relations Thursday, 28 Jul 2016

TORONTO/MONTREAL (Reuters) - A six-year prison sentence given to a Toronto policeman in the shooting death of a teenager three years ago was a rare occurrence in Canada, where activists say officers too often get off easy in brutality cases.  Full Article

 
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Death of black man in Canada after arrest sparks race debate Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The death of a mentally ill black man following his arrest by police in Canada's capital has sparked calls for a probe into whether race was a factor in the incident as advocacy groups voiced concerns over police violence against minorities.  Full Article  

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Canada housing agency sees over-valuation signs across country Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's housing market is showing strong signs of over-valuation as prices have surged, the federal housing agency said on Wednesday, becoming the latest authority to voice concern about the country's multi-year property boom.  Full Article