Paul MacNeill

For three years Premier Wade MacLauchlan has stubbornly refused calls to appoint an independent child advocate, one of the key recommendations from the coroner’s inquest held in the aftermath of the murder-suicide of five-year-old Nash Campbell at the hand of his mother.

And despite a reality obscuring announcement, PEI still does not have an independent child advocate, remaining the only province without, a policy decision that runs counter to the advice of experts across the country.

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