Updating the Case of Soleiman Faqiri

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The TVO podcast "Unascertained" looked at the circumstances surrounding what happened to Soleiman Faqiri, a man experiencing mental illness who died after an altercation with guards at a jail in Lindsay, Ont. The host and co-producer Yusuf Zine, and Soleiman's brother Yusuf Faqiri, join Nam Kiwanuka to discuss the latest developments in Soleiman's case.
Episode:
Tragedy in London
Aired:
Jun 11, 2021
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