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First Nations firefighters file suit against whistleblower

July 8, 2013, Winnipeg - A whistleblower is being sued by his former employer. Ted Ducharme released a thick stack of documents in May that allegedly support claims of financial misappropriation by staff at the Manitoba Association of Native Fire Fighters (MANFF) Inc. Now, MANFF states in court documents that Ducharme's actions have damaged the not-for-profit agency's reputation and puts it at financial risk and open to further damage. The Winnipeg Free Press reports.

July 8, 2013
By The Winnipeg Free Press

July 8, 2013, Winnipeg – A whistleblower is being sued by his former employer. Ted Ducharme released a thick stack of documents
in May that allegedly support claims of financial misappropriation by
staff at the Manitoba Association of Native Fire Fighters (MANFF) Inc. Now, MANFF states in court documents that Ducharme's
actions have damaged the not-for-profit agency's reputation and puts it
at financial risk and open to further damage. The Winnipeg Free Press reports. | READ MORE