8 thoughts on “The End

  1. Breese Davies, Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies ...

    Ontario's child and youth advocate, lawyer Richard Macklin



  2. Ashley Smith
    From January 29, 1988 to October 19, 2007.

    Her Life
    Adopted at age 5
    Family Home, Moncton, New Brunswick.
    New Brunswick Youth Centre (NBYC) (Juvenile detention Centre)
    Pierre Caissie Centre ( March 2003)
    Ashley Smith turned 18 (29 January 2006)
    Saint John Regional Correctional Centre (SJRCC) (Oct 5, 2006)
    Nova Institution for Women, Truro, Nova Scotia (Oct 31, 2006)
    Joliette Institution, Joliette, Quebec
    Regional Psychiatric Centre, Prairies, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-Dec.2006 seee
    L’Institut Philippe-Pinel de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Grand Valley Institution for Women, Kitchener, Ontario
    Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, Ontario
    Regional Mental Health Care St. Thomas, St. Thomas, Ontario
    Central Nova Correctional Facility, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

    The Prologue
    The First Inquest – May 2011 – chief coroner Dr. Bonita Porter

    The Second Inquest – September 20, 2012 Dr. John Carlisle

    Ruling – September 25, 2012

    Motion Hearings – October 23-24, 2012

    (Note: check above dates found http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Smith_inquest)


    A year after the first inquest was shut down … The second inquest began …

    Testimony is given by psychiatrist at psychiatric facility in Montreal, L’Institut Philippe-Pinel de Montreal, Renée Fugère. Ashley spent a short time there.

    The inquest continued with overview by Andrea Markowski, warden of the Edmonton Institution for Women. This is prepatory to the jurors’ visit to the prison where Ashley died …

    Also giving evidence was Leslie Milbury, a project manager for Correctional Services of Canada … http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ashley-smith-coroner-calls-inquest-a-memorial-to-teen-1.1305075

    Testimony by Dr. Olajide Adelugba, of the Regional Psychiatric Centre in Saskatoon, who treated Ashley when she was there …

    The Coroner Jury visit to the prison …

    Testimony by Janice Sandeson, who was a manager at Grand Valley, the prison in Kitchener Ont.

    Dr. Allister Webster of Nova Institute in Truro NS testified that he advised prison officials against moving Smith to the Regional Psychiatric Centre in Saskatoon, Sask. His preference was for her to have been kept closer to her family and home in Moncton, NB.

    Alfred Legere testified …Then Warden of Nova Institute NS … Ashley arrived there from youth custody in October, 2006 and was immediately placed into segregation.

    Testimony given by Eric Broadbent … Corrections Manager at prison where Ashley died …

    A mother’s anguish …

    Ottawa and Kingston officials in a flurry …
    Howard Rubel, Union of Canadian Correctional Officers representative speaks …

    The Coroner Jury watched the video …


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