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Public memorial, Walk for Justice planned for Regis Korchinski-Paquet – The Canadian News

As the province’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) continues to probe police involvement in the death of a woman who fell from the balcony of a high-rise building in May, a public memorial is being planned in her honour. The memorial celebrating the life of Regis Korchinski-Paquet has been planned for July 25 and will take place outside the High Park building where she died. Community organizations and advocates called for action for police accountability are expected to be among those who will speak. Following the memorial, the first annual Regis Korchinski-Paquet Walk For Justice will take place. Details of the walk route will be released next week. Korchinski-Paquet died after police responded to 911 calls from the home about a possible assault. Her mother has said she wa...