Family hoping Yukon court orders new inquest into Silverfox custody death

The Yukon Supreme Court is hearing a judicial review into the inquest for Raymond Silverfox.

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The Yukon Supreme Court is hearing a judicial review into the inquest for Raymond Silverfox.

The 2010 inquest ruled he died from natural causes, even though he lay in vomit and feces for more than 13 hours in a Whitehorse police cell.

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