11 July 2009

Nice friends...

...ya got there, Shawn...
An interesting element of the situation, the judge said, was the fact that two out-of-town men who aren’t aboriginal were protesting in support of native issues — only to injure two aboriginal men — the police officers — in the process.

For his part, VanHooser claimed his mother was a Mohawk and he had a Dutch father, while Kloestra said he was in a relationship with an aboriginal woman.

Given the pair’s lengthy criminal history, Burgess said both require “a significant penalty” for their actions.