Crown’s Appeal Dismissed

I have taken my time to write this update. There has been a lot to process personally and collectively. Pooni Sisters - standing strong despite the ruling On February 10th, 2021, the British Columbia Court of Appeal announced its decision regarding Crown's appeal to...

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Crown Appeals Pooni Sisters Court Case

It's exciting to hear Crown counsel has appealed our Pooni Sisters court case. My cousin Raj on the left, myself, Salakshana and Kira (photo: Williams Lake Tribune) Wow! What a journey it has been. Sometimes I can't believe my sisters and I have been on this criminal...

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World Premier – Because We Are Girls

Because We Are GirlsNational Film Board Of Canada productionDirected by Baljit Sangra I am super excited to share Because We Are Girls, is having it's world premiere at Hot Docs in Toronto, May 1 - 3, 2019, and it's Vancouver premier at the Doxa Film Festival, May 3...

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Here’s my story

We all have "our stories" they say. It's odd they call it a story when in fact it is a lived reality. My lived reality, my story is filled with years of childhood sexual abuse. It was 12 years ago I broke my silence and shared my story of sexual abuse with my family....

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Welcome! Here’s what a note from Jeeti is all about

I'm so excited and honored to have you journey with me through the chapters of my life. A note from Jeeti will inspire you as you witness my ups and downs and the power of courage and perseverance. You will have a front seat into my past, present and future...

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About Jeeti Pooni

Jeeti Pooni is a motivational speaker, the author of The Silent Stoning, and the driving force behind her documentary film Because We Are Girls, which highlights Jeeti and her family’s arduous journey. Jeeti is an advocate for cultural change, and a voice for all those that have suffered sexual abuse. She lives in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada with her husband and two daughters.