Alberta gives children who die in care adult caskets to save cash

A whistleblower has come forward with allegations that Alberta government has been scrimping on costs for the funerals of kids who die while in care.

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A whistleblower has come forward with allegations that Alberta government has been scrimping on costs for the funerals of kids who die while in care.

APTN National News reporter Keith Laboucan has this story.

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1 thought on “Alberta gives children who die in care adult caskets to save cash

  1. One big question is why are children dying while in care?  Another can be how frequent does this occur.  Good story but I think these questions could have been asked or answered.

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