Policing of the Tent City Protest and StopWar Demonstration

Vancouver, B.C. – The Legal Observers trained by the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association are monitoring major demonstrations occurring during the Olympic period and giving daily media briefings on the events. The briefing on Tuesday, February 16th will overview the policing of the previous day’s Tent City Protest and the StopWar antimilitarization parade.

What: Press Conference on Legal Observers reports from the Tent City Protest and Anti-War

Who: BCCLA staff and volunteer Legal Observers who monitored and recorded the events

When: 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Where: 1188 West Georgia Street (Media personnel will be met in the lobby and escorted to
the third floor board room)


Micheal Vonn, BCCLA Policy Director: 604-630-9753 or 778-829-3471