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Court extends CN injunction as Idle No More rail blockade continues

Paul Morden, Toronto Sun/QMI Agency, Friday, December 28, 2012

Blockade of CN rail line near Sarnia, Ontario.

Blockade of CN rail line near Sarnia, Ontario.

SARNIA, Ont. — An injunction against aboriginal protesters blockading a CN spur line at Aamjiwnaang First Nation has been extended.Members of Aamjiwnaang have been camped out on a CN rail line near Sarnia since Dec. 21 as part of the nationwide Idle No More movement. Read the rest of this entry

Aamjiwnaang blockade in Sarnia, Ontario, continues for third day

CTV News/The Canadian Press, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012

CN rail tracks blocked near Sarnia, Ont, Dec 23, as part of INM protests.

CN rail tracks blocked near Sarnia, Ont, Dec 23, as part of INM protests.

SARNIA, Ont. — The mayor of Sarnia says city police do not plan to shut down a CN Rail blockade by First Nations activists as long as no one is hurt in the protest.

Mike Bradley says CN obtained a court injunction that leaves it to police in the southwestern Ontario city to decide whether to end the three-day-old blockade. Read the rest of this entry