What are my rights when it comes to property division?

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This is the first in a 3-part series on women’s financial rights and responsibilities when a relationship ends. Part 2 looks at determining the date of separation and Part 3 discusses spousal support. Historically, men have tended to manage the family’s money and make the big financial decisions about things like buying a house or…

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Using the eagle feather when testifying

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Indigenous people who have to testify in court may use the eagle feather to make their affirmation to tell the truth rather than swearing on a bible or other religious book. The eagle feather can be used in any courthouse in Ontario. Many courthouses have feathers for this purpose; but if not, the person can…

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