First Nations men sue Ontario Provincial Police over racial profiling and violent arrest —
July 22, 2020 – Waddell Phillips lawyer Cory Wanless has teamed up with Promise Holmes Skinner to launch a lawsuit against the Ontario Provincial Police on behalf of two First Nations men, Randall May and Aaron Keeshig, regarding a violent police take-down, assault and arrest. The lawsuit alleges the police committed racial profiling, Charter violations, assault, battery and wrongful arrest.
CBC News – “’Illegal assault’ on First Nations brothers by police caught on video was racist, lawsuit alleges https://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/first-nations-police-video-lawsuit-1.5661097
CBC News: The National – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyxI5DG49BE
Barrie Today – Indigenous men recount altercation with OPP that sparked lawsuit https://www.barrietoday.com/police-beat/indigenous-men-recount-altercation-with-opp-that-sparked-lawsuit-video-2598573