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Marg. Bruineman

Marg. Bruineman is an award-winning journalist who focuses on justice issues and human interest stories

Recent Work by Marg.

Model used at inquest to illustrate tragic events <b>(VIDEO)</b>

Model used at inquest to illustrate tragic events (VIDEO)

Coroner's jury makes no recommendations following two-day inquest, determining Michael Pridham's death was accidental
Inquest jury hears how conveyor 'folded up,' killing worker

Inquest jury hears how conveyor 'folded up,' killing worker

Priestly Demolition worker describes how Michael Pridham, a 35-year-old father of two, died in 2018 from injuries sustained at an Oro-Medonte gravel pit
Abuse victims still 'not being heard' by justice system: advocate

Abuse victims still 'not being heard' by justice system: advocate

'The legal and court systems should be designed to protect victims at every cost,' shelter's executive director says
Some sex assault victims want to opt out of publication bans

Some sex assault victims want to opt out of publication bans

Members of an unnamed group are circulating a national petition to have the law changed so victims of assault have the choice of whether or not they want the protection of a ban
Barrie doc no longer facing criminal prosecution in wife's death

Barrie doc no longer facing criminal prosecution in wife's death

Charlotte Coughler, 33, who was a nurse at Mackenzie Health in Richmond Hill, died Jan. 30, 2020
THE BIG READ: How short-term vacation rentals are ruining the neighbourhood

THE BIG READ: How short-term vacation rentals are ruining the neighbourhood

Living next door to a ‘ghost hotel’ has become a nightmare for many Ontario homeowners. Cities and towns across the province are struggling to keep the peace without turning away tourists
One year after tornado, research team returning to Barrie

One year after tornado, research team returning to Barrie

'We want to examine actually what’s happening in Barrie in terms of recovery,' says Northern Tornadoes Project official
Quebec man charged in abduction, Richmond Hill woman still missing

Quebec man charged in abduction, Richmond Hill woman still missing

'Our ultimate goal is to find Elnaz and bring her home to her family,' OPP says six months after the 37-year-old's abduction
Nine Mile Portage offers walk on the wild side <b>(8 photos)</b>

Nine Mile Portage offers walk on the wild side (8 photos)

The heritage trail roughly follows the original overland route created by the area's early Indigenous people
'Comedy gold': Wily wild turkey wins in battle with the law <b>(VIDEO)</b>

'Comedy gold': Wily wild turkey wins in battle with the law (VIDEO)

'True urban turkey' plays Russian Roulette with passing cars and kind-hearted police officer