Children's rights record under UN review

Changes in the laws for refugee claimants will mean more children will be held in detention.

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper greets local children in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut on Aug. 22.
Kathy Vandergrift
Published: Wednesday, 09/19/2012 12:00 am EDT

Canada will face challenging questions when the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child asks questions about children's rights in Canada on Sept. 26 and 27.

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