Thursday, January 21, 2016

Gustafsen Lake Standoff: Protesters Renew Calls For An Inquiry

Several First Nations protesters involved in the 1995 Gustafsen Lake standoff are calling for a national inquiry into the level of force used by the RCMP during the 31-day confrontation. Protest leader William Jones Ignace, known as Wolverine, and the Ts'Peten Defence Committee submitted a letter on Jan. 4 to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Attorney General and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, calling for an inquiry.

More:  http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/lead-protester-at-gustafsen-lake-armed-standoff-renews-calls-for-a-national-inquiry-1.3407876


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