A decision whether to approve or decline the charges recommended against RCMP Corporal Benjamin “Monty” Robinson,( in the death of 21-year-old Orion Hutchinson,) is expected shortly. ” Certainly, we are not talking about a matter of months, nor are we even talking about a matter of weeks at this point,” said Robin Baird, A/Communications Counsel for theContinue reading Announcement coming shortly on charges recommended against off-duty mountie in death of Orion Hutchinson
You know what? There is so much to talk about that is making my blood boil that I did not even need to turn the furnace on this morning. So, without the usual chatty preamble, I’m going to start with the closure of 5 legal aid offices in B.C. That’s right, offices in Prince George, Surrey, Victoria,Continue reading Bits and Bites, Wednesday November 4th, 2009
Good morning people! I’m still not used to being back- something about all this noise is really hitting me hard! Damn, even the suburbs are ridiculously noisy all the time, which is why my 5 am run this morning was such a pleasure. Simply put, it was quiet. Which reminded me again why I mustContinue reading Bits and Bites – Wednesday,June 10th 2009
A local RCMP officer will make his first appearance in Surrey Provincial Court on January 15th, where it is expected formal charges will be laid in relation to his involvement in a collision dating back to October 2008 where a young man dies at the scene – and the officer in question was allegedly impaired. CorporalContinue reading Mountie involved in Dziekanski taser incident to make first appearance January 15th in Surrey provincial court.