Concerns over serious lack of security in Nunavut's courts

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In an unprecedented move, Nunavut’s Chief judge delivered an ultimatum to the territory’s government.

Either have adequate security in place at the Nunavut Court of Justice by 9:30 the next morning, or he would close down a manslaughter trial.

When faced with the judges resolve, the government blinked first.

APTN‘s Kent Driscoll has this from Iqaluit.

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