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Why Did The David And Collet Stephan Jurors Cry After The Trial?

It must be a huge relief for the members of a jury when an eight-week trial ends, but even so, it's not often that half-a-dozen jurors dissolve into tears and sobs in the courtroom immediately after announcing their verdict. Yet that's exactly what happened at the end of the David and Collet Stephan trial, and it gives us an opportunity to discuss how Canada's legal system may be failing jurors.
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What You Need to Know About Meningitis

Vaccines are the only effective prevention we have, but right now they are only available against certain strains of the disease. I believe that all Canadians need to get vaccinated, but families and medical professionals still need to remain vigilant and know the signs and symptoms, in order to get the proper medical help before it's too late.
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Meningitis Kills 5-Year-Old

SURREY, B.C. - A five-year-old girl in Surrey, B.C. has died of meningitis, but a medical health officer says public health measures do not need to be taken to prevent the bacterial infection at her s...
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Meningitis Outbreak Spreads To 14 States

WASHINGTON - Federal health officials are reporting the number of cases of fungal meningitis has risen to 205.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of deaths stands at 15.Four...