In a shocking and macabre twist, Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta has learned that the Ministry of Human Services had passed a policy that children in care can have their organs donated at death.
"Having just learned of this policy, I am horrified, appalled, and quite frankly, mad as hell that this is happening and that it has been working quietly in the background for so long," states Chief Steve Courtoreille, Grand Chief of Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta.
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As well, an earlier version of this Press Release had gone out and must be amended with the following correction statment.
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