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Elizabeth Fry Society calling for public review of Alberta justice system after Connie Oakes wrongful conviction case
Elizabeth Fry Society calling for full public inquiry into Alberta’s justice system.
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Connie Oakes has said she was wrongfully convicted of murder
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Three days after she was sentenced to life in prison for murdering a man with a knife through the neck, Connie Oakes, wearing a grey T-shirt and grey sweat pants, picked up the telephone receiver on the other side of the Plexiglas in the visiting area at the Medicine Hat, Alta., remand centre and said she didn’t do it.