What’s Current: Teenager murdered by ex-boyfriend was fined for wasting police time after reporting assault and stalking

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Shana Grice told police that her ex-boyfriend, Michael Lane was stalking her and had assaulted her just months before she was found dead. Instead of helping the 19-year-old, the police charged Grice with “having caused wasteful employment of police by making a false report” because she failed to disclose that Lane was her on-off boyfriend.  Lane, 27, is currently standing trial for her murder.

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Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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