Community Leaders Demand Accountability for Taser-Involved Death of Aboriginal Man

Vancouver – Representatives of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs, the B.C. Civil Liberties
Association, along with an independent pathologist and a local writer will be gathering at UBCIC
headquarters on Monday, November 16, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. for an announcement demanding
release of videotape of a little known Taser-related death to the public.

What: Demand for release of videotape of Taser-related death of an aboriginal man

Where: UBCIC Headquarters, 500 – 342 Water Street

When: November 16, 2009 at 10:00 a.m.


Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs

David Eby, Executive Director, B.C. Civil Liberties Association

Dr. John Butt, Forensic Pathologist and former Chief Medical Examiner for Alberta and Nova
Scotia Leonard Cler-Cunningham, Writer

Don Bain, UBCIC – 604-831-9709 – [email protected]