Williams Inquest, Day 1: Supporters Pray Officer Faces Charges for Manslaughter or Murder

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Are people who call police pigs responsible for Chris Montford's murderous politics?
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"whittling down the jury"...really?
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Ha. What flounder said is what I was here to say. Unintentional use, I bet, but surprising to read.
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Pretty sure that "First Nations" is only for native peoples in Canadian provinces.
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@4: Williams was Canadian, and a member of the Ditidaht First Nation.
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Are they only supposed to come up with yes/no answers to those questions? I could see a lot them being answered with "Yes, but . . . "
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@6: It's in the article: "By weeks [sic] end, the jury will decide whether the cause of John T. Williams's death by answering 'yes,' 'no,' or 'unknown' to a series of 16 questions."
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typical standard form designed by the city's lawyers that gets them off every time. he will walk, but will he catch an arrow in the back?
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Thank you Cienna for covering this story. Ian Birk should be tried for murder without a doubt.
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Thank you Cienna for covering this story. Ian Birk IS GUILTY OF MURDER!
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This clearly shows to me, that all those year's past and up to now, the police really are our enemy! I trust no officer of the law enforcement.