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Police treat Aboriginal people as ‘less than Canadian’, Thunder Bay lawyer says

opp-cruiserFrancis Thatcher considers private criminal prosecution of OPP officer who injured his client

CBC News, July 6, 2015

A Thunder Bay, Ont., lawyer says he wants to take an Ontario Provincial Police officer to court for breaking the shoulder of a First Nations woman during her arrest.

Francis Thatcher is looking into the possibility of filing a private criminal prosecution or a civil suit againstĀ the police force and the officers who arrested Bonnie MuckuckĀ in October 2013. Read the rest of this entry