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Inquest into police shooting that killed Winnipeg man, delayed

WINNIPEG — It could be months before an inquest into a police shooting that killed a 26-year-old man in Winnipeg in 2008 proceeds.

Lawyers from the province, the Winnipeg Police Service and the shooting victim’s family met at the law courts on Monday for what was supposed to be day one of the inquest. 167 more words


Day 647

”No history of self harm” said the discharge summary from the Home treatment team to the GP. This sentence was one amongst many on the four page long letter. 183 more words

Inquest into teen's death concludes Winnipeg police's use of Taser was 'appropriate'

WINNIPEG — An inquest report into the death of a 17-year-old has shown police used appropriate force when using a stun gun.

Michael Langan was Tasered during a confrontation with police on William Avenue in July 2008. 282 more words


1972 – Springhill Massacre: British snipers shot dead five Catholic civilians and wounded two others in Springhill, Belfast.

The Springhill Massacre was a shooting incident on 9 July 1972 in the Springhill estate in west Belfast. Five civilians were killed by British Army snipers firing from a timber yard. 364 more words

Irish History


Brother John (1810-1869)

One of Henry’s older brothers was named John (not to be confused with another John Dennis of the same dates, who was transported to Tasmania). 204 more words


Inquest into aboriginal youth deaths in Thunder Bay: 3 accidents, 4 undetermined

The deaths of four young aboriginals who moved from their remote northern Ontario reserves to attend high school in Thunder Bay, Ont., occurred in an undetermined manner, an inquest jury decided Tuesday. 707 more words


Where Thou Calm Before The Storm

Again I apologise if there are mistakes on this post or it does not make any sense, I feeling like ramblings and how can you ramble and correct mistakes? 746 more words