Death of B.C. aboriginal teen Paige blamed on ‘brutal and cruel’ support services

The B.C. government’s “brutal and cruel approach” toward a legally blind aboriginal teenage girl led to her tragic overdose death, according to a damning report from the province’s representative for children and youth.

paigePaige, 19, died of a drug overdose after a troubled life on Vancouver’s Downtown East Side

Read More at : http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/death-of-b-c-aboriginal-teen-paige-blamed-on-brutal-and-cruel-support-services-1.3074515

Report by representative for children and youth condemns ministry’s handling of troubled teenager

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