6 days DR. GIFFORD JONES: The great tragedy of a damaged brain at birth Torontosun
The Charter of Rights and Freedoms says that all Canadians receive justice. The U.S. Constitution states that “All men are created equal.” But some children are born who do not receive justice. Nor will they ever be equal. It’s because they have damaged brains at birth, due to no fault of their own. Recently, in Canada, there was an outpouring of public anger when police removed a newborn baby from her indigenous mother. I have no knowledge of whether this action was justified. Authorities claim that the woman was drunk when admitted to hospital. Others deny this. Regardless of who ... more