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Responsive Government

Improve the representation of First Nations, Métis Nation & Inuit peoples, all Indigenous people on jury roll, jury panel, jury

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Improve the representation of First Nations, Métis Nation & Inuit peoples, all Indigenous people on jury roll, jury panel, jury selection with respect to criminal trials, civil trials and Coroner’s inquests.

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Inclusive and Just Society

Fair pay or compensation for Jury Duty

Jury duty is an obligation that many people try to get out of - this is bad in a system where people are to be judged by a jury of their peers and those serving incur sacrifices.

Jury duty pay rates should be increased - no pay for the day you show up, but the rates below are too low and if someone is below the poverty line can mean they might not be able to pay rent or avoid going into debt:

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