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Charges dropped against Siksika man who suffered broken bones at hands of RCMP

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Photos of Christian Duck Chief were taken by his family as he was recovering in hospital. Charges of resisting arrest and assaulting a peace officer were dropped by the prosecutor Thursday. (Facebook)

Christian Duck Chief suffered a broken eye socket, fractured cheek bone and broken nose

By Meghan Grant, CBC News, Nov 30, 2017

All charges have been dropped against a man from the Siksika First Nation southeast of Calgary who suffered broken facial bones during a violent RCMP arrest last year. Read the rest of this entry

RCMP teepee canvas stolen from Siksika First Nation

rcmp-teepeeIf you took the police-branded canvas, Alberta Mounties are asking that you return it — ‘no questions asked’

CBC News, June 28, 2016

The Mounties may always get their man, but will they get their canvas … back?

The RCMP in Siksika First Nation are sure hoping so, after their branded teepee canvas went missing sometime during the night of June 22 or in the early-morning hours of June 23. Read the rest of this entry

Siksika man’s broken facial bones blamed on RCMP ‘abuse’

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Christian Duckchief was photographed by his family as he was recovering in hospital. (Facebook)

Christian Duckchief recovering from broken eye socket, fractured cheek bone and broken nose

By Meghan Grant, CBC News, April 5, 2016

RCMP making an arrest are alleged to have battered an Alberta First Nation man’s head, hauled him naked from his home and taken him to a detachment before realizing he needed an ambulance, say his family, who are accusing the police of racism and brutality. Read the rest of this entry