The Canadian Press

2012-03-12 | Conservative Crime Bill

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Stephen Harper's majority Conservative government passed its omnibus crime bill March 12th, making good on an election promise with a couple of days to spare. Justice Minister Rob Nicholson called the measures included in the massive bill "very reasonable." (The bill increased sentences for drug and sex offences, reduced the use of conditional sentences such as house arrest and provided harsher penalties on young offenders.)

Date: 2012-03-12
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 10 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << they go after those who sexually exploit children people in the child pornography business and it goes after drug trafficker so this will be welcomed particularly by by victims >>