Feds urged to crack down on fake Indigenous art, copyright breaches

Feds urged to crack down on fake Indigenous art, copyright breaches

First Nations artist Richard Hunt began carving at the age of 13. Now at 71, he continues to hone his skills as he works on his latest piece, the Sun Mask, using red cedar to create his one of a kind artwork at his studio in Victoria, B.C., June 30, 2022 THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito First Nations artist Richard Hunt began carving at the age of 13. Now at 71, he continues to hone his skills as he works on his latest piece, the Sun Mask, using red cedar to create his one of a kind artwork at his studio in Victoria, B.C., June 30, 2022 THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

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Five months ago, the first 'Freedom Convoy' trucks rolled into Ottawa. After the federal government took the unprecedented step of invoking the Emergencies Act to end the protests, a series of inquiries and probes have been initiated. With the nation's capital bracing for more protests over the Canada Day weekend, CTVNews.ca takes a look at where the main commissions and studies stand.

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'After a weeks-long survey of just about everyone I've met ... the overall judgment on Justin Trudeau is one of being a political write-off,' writes Don Martin in an opinion column for CTVNews.ca. 'He’s too woke, too precious, preachy in tone, exceedingly smug, lacking in leadership, fading in celebrity, slow to act, short-sighted in vision and generally getting more irritating with every breathlessly whispered public pronouncement,' Martin writes.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau rises virtually during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle

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