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Exoneratedthe steven truscott story 152 views blog the kaufman report is made public and it suggests there was a miscarriage of justice but there is not enough. It is either the longest miscarriage of justice in canadian history or an injustice to the memory of a murdered 12-year-old girl as the hearings into the case of steven truscott begin.
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