October 20, 2016
OTTAWA, October 20, 2016 – Senator Bob Runciman’s bill to ensure judges have all the facts before they release dangerous criminals on bail has passed the Senate. Senators voted today to...
October 18, 2016
Notes for remarks by Senator Bob Runciman at 3rd Reading of Bill S-217, October 18, 2016, Senate of Canada Mr. Speaker, Honourable Senators, I’d like to speak briefly about Bill S-217, which ...
August 16, 2016
BROCKVILLE, August 16, 2016 – Federal corrections officials are trying to delay the release of information about a pilot project to treat mentally ill female offenders outside the prison system,...
August 15, 2016
Read my open letter to Via Rail calling for better service to small-town Canada. Click here. ...
July 07, 2016
OTTAWA, July 7, 2016 – The suicide of another female inmate in a federal prison this week reinforces the need for change at Correctional Services Canada, Senator Bob Runciman said today. R...
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