News in Review | Archives

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News in Review - April 1995 Gun Control Law: To Stop the Killing

With the tabling of gun control legislation in Parliament, we examine the events and public reaction that led to the legislation as well as the parliamentary process itself.
  • 1995
  • 00:12:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1995

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News in Review - April 1995 Cameras in Court: Justice Seen To Be Done

The controversial and complex issue of media coverage of "open court" trials is the subject of this story.
  • 1995
  • 00:13:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1995

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News in Review - March 1995 Selling the Budget: Content and Coverage

News in Review takes viewers behind the doors of the "lock-up" to explore the process a federal budget undergoes as well as its content.
  • 1995
  • 00:19:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1995

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News in Review - March 1995 The Governor General: A Canadian Tradition

The investiture of Roméo Leblanc is the point of departure for examining the role and function of the representative of the Head of State in Canada's system of government.
  • 1995
  • 00:09:58
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1995

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News in Review - March 1995 DNA Evidence: Science and Justice

Forensic science, the advent of DNA testing and the judicial impact of new discoveries provide the focus for this story.
  • 1995
  • 00:12:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1995

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News in Review - March 1995 Canada's Airborne: Out of Commission

The historic disbanding of an elite regiment raises important issues of civilian control of armed forces and training practices.
  • 1995
  • 00:13:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1995

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News in Review - February 1995 Parizeau's Plan: Blueprint for Separation

This report reviews the draft legislation by which the Parti québécois plans to achieve sovereignty.
  • 1995
  • 00:14:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1995

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News in Review - February 1995 Chechnya: A Question of Control

This examination of the struggle for independence in the predominantly Islamic state of Chechnya focuses on the issues of self-determination, nationhood, the democracy movement and cultural distinctiveness.
  • 1995
  • 00:12:07
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1995

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News in Review - February 1995 Media Giants: The Communications Future

The takeover of Maclean-Hunter by Rogers is the point of departure for examining the potential for monopolies in the media industry and what they mean to business and culture.
  • 1995
  • 00:12:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1995

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News in Review - February 1995 The New Republicans: The Shift to the Right

The focus of this report is the domination of the U.S. Senate and Congress by the Republican Party and its impact on American society and U.S.-Canadian relations.
  • 1995
  • 00:14:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1995

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