Colten Boushie

Boushie’s family continues call for public inquiry five years after his death

Aug 10, 2021 | 3:47am

On the fifth anniversary of his death, the family of Colten Boushie repeated calls for a public inquiry into the incident leading to his death. Speaking in Saskatoon, Boushie’s mother Debbie Baptiste said answers are needed five years later and that her son was a victim and not a criminal. The 22-year-old Boushie died Aug. […]

Watchdog’s report finds RCMP discriminated against Colten Boushie’s mother

Mar 20, 2021 | 12:15pm

A watchdog’s report into how Mounties handled the high-profile shooting death of a young Indigenous man in Saskatchewan has found officers discriminated against his mother. The finding is detailed in a report by the Civilian Review and Complaints Commission for the RCMP, which reviewed the investigation into the death of Colten Boushie. The 22-year-old Cree […]

Document stats remorse a factor in no hate speech charges after shooting of Colten Boushie

Feb 9, 2021 | 11:39am

A newly released document shows prosecutors in Saskatchewan weighed backlash and remorse felt by people accused of posting hateful online messages after the high-profile shooting death of a young Cree man. Tuesday marks the three-year anniversary of the acquittal of Gerald Stanley in the death of 22-year-old Colten Boushie of Red Pheasant First Nation, after […]