Teen refugee sues B.C government, alleging he was put in solitary confinement for four months

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Teen refugee sues B.C government, alleging he was put in solitary confinement for four months

"A teenage refugee from South Sudan is suing the British Columbia government alleging the Children’s Ministry is responsible for him enduring solitary confinement for four months. The youth, known in court documents as K.C., filed a civil claim in B.C. Supreme Court this week alleging his rights were infringed during imprisonment at the Burnaby Youth Detention Centre."

 

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  • Burgmann, Tamsyn. "Teen refugee sues B.C government, alleging he was put in solitary confinement for four months", National Post, November 26, 2015.
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