Young people to speak at Inquiry into Missing & Murdered Indigenous Woman & Girls in Moncton

The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls will hear from young people today.

The inquiry is in Moncton, New Brunswick, for its second day of hearings which will hear from at least 35 people.

Yesterday, the mother of a 16-year-old Aboriginal girl murdered in northern New Brunswick made an emotional plea for tougher laws for criminals.

Pam Fillier's daughter, Hilary Bonnell, disappeared in 2009 and was sexually assaulted and killed by her cousin who was convicted of first-degree murder.