You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

Trial of RCMP related to 2003 Shippagan riots begins – CBC

by ahnationtalk on February 20, 2019311 Views

Force accused of negligence in $38 million lawsuit by owners of bankrupt fish plant

Feb 20, 2019

A Moncton court has begun hearing a lawsuit against the RCMP that alleges the force didn’t do its job during the 2003 riots in Shippagan that destroyed the Daley Brothers fish plant and warehouse, several crab fishing boats and hundreds of traps.

Hundreds of angry fishermen from the Acadian Peninsula descended on Shippagan in May 2003 to protest against the federal government’s move to reduce their crab quotas to recognize First Nations’ right to live off fishing.

  • Shippagan settles lawsuit over crab riots  ​
  • 28 charged over N.B. crab fishery riots in 2003

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/rcmp-trial-2003-crab-riots-shippagan-1.5026006

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More

CLOSE
CLOSE