Monitoring of Blackstock's social media sites still going on

Earlier this year Canada’s privacy commissioner ordered the Departments of Justice and Aboriginal Affairs to stop monitoring Cindy Blackstock’s social media sites.

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Earlier this year Canada’s privacy commissioner ordered the Departments of Justice and Aboriginal Affairs to stop monitoring Cindy Blackstock’s social media sites.

But according to the First Nations child advocate, nothing has stopped.

Now the Department of Justice says its actions are appropriate.

The tribunal will resume next week and the issue will likely be the first topic of discussion.

Here’s APTN’s Annette Francis with that story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.