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Marg. Bruineman

Marg. Bruineman is an award-winning journalist who has spent the past eight years freelancing for a variety of national publications. Her vast experience includes being founding editor of several regional magazines, copy editing and news writing, but her work inevitably takes her back to justice, reporting on broader issues such as privacy, digital data and the administration of justice, as well as covering important cases in the courtroom. Marg. is a Local Journalism Initiative reporter covering justice issues based out of BarrieToday. The LJI is funded by the government of Canada

Recent Work by Marg.

Abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

Abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

'It wasn’t really worth going to court for,' says former HRC resident of maximum $42,000 payout from class-action lawsuit
HRC abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

HRC abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

'It wasn’t really worth going to court for,' says former HRC resident of maximum $42,000 payout from class-action lawsuit
Abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

Abuse victims struggled with class-action process, outcome

'It wasn’t really worth going to court for,' says former HRC resident of maximum $42,000 payout from class-action lawsuit
Barrie cinema reopening today, but Midland will stay closed

Barrie cinema reopening today, but Midland will stay closed

Galaxy Cinemas Barrie is among the 25 theatres across Ontario to welcome back movie-goers just in time for the long weekend
Barrie Galaxy opening, but Orillia theatre staying closed

Barrie Galaxy opening, but Orillia theatre staying closed

Galaxy Cinemas Barrie is among the 25 theatres across Ontario to welcome back movie-goers just in time for the long weekend
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Indigenous men recount altercation with OPP that sparked lawsuit <b>(VIDEO)</b>

ONTARIO: Indigenous men recount altercation with OPP that sparked lawsuit (VIDEO)

'There is no doubt in our minds that race played a major factor in why police decided to approach (the two men) in the first place,' says lawyer
Barrie cinema reopening, but Collingwood will stay closed

Barrie cinema reopening, but Collingwood will stay closed

Collingwood is not among a list of 25 Galaxy cinemas in Ontario reopening this weekend
Big screen reopening in south-end Barrie Friday

Big screen reopening in south-end Barrie Friday

Galaxy Cinemas Barrie is among the 25 theatres across Ontario to welcome back movie-goers just in time for the long weekend
Sudbury human trafficking victim tells Barrie court she was forced to 'service' men or steal

Sudbury human trafficking victim tells Barrie court she was forced to 'service' men or steal

Court still found her guilty of theft, despite testimony she was forced to commit the crimes
Victim of human trafficking ring convicted in stealing spree

Victim of human trafficking ring convicted in stealing spree

'Her pimp heated up the end of his cane and branded her,' says lawyer