The Ipperwash Inquiry. This is an archive of the Ipperwash Inquiry website, which was last updated in June and will not be updated further. If you have. The Ipperwash Inquiry was established by the Government of Ontario on November 12, , under the Public Inquiries Act. Its mandate was to inquire and. Report of the Ipperwash Inquiry. ‘The Honourable Sidney B. Linden, Commissioner’–Cover. Includes bibliographical references and index. Subject(s): Ojibwa.
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Updated June 6, In particular, former Harris aide Deb Hutton repeatedly testified in November, that she couldn’t remember any specific conversations.
George was declared dead at After the park closed at 6: A car and a school bus driven by protesters started out of the park to assist the protesters in their fight against police.
Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: The judge rejected Deane’s claim, stating that he had invented it “in an ill-fated attempt to disguise the fact that an unarmed man had been shot”. There was growing tension about the base at Camp Ipperwash. Also, Beaubien’s constituency day planner, entered as an inquiry exhibit, confirms the meeting. The evidentiary hearings of the inquiry ended on June 28, The hearings began in Forest in July and ended in August As early aswhile Camp Ipperwash was still being used as a summer training centre for the Royal Canadian Army Cadetsa few natives had occupied portions of the camp and the adjacent piece of land.
The OPP intended a show of force to move the protesters back inside the park. Former Premier Mike Harris appeared before the inquiry on February 14, Publications Ontario can be reached at or through their website.
Marcel Beaubien was in contact with the police the following day,  and Beaubien also contacted the office of the PremierMike Harris  in an attempt to put pressure on the government to intervene.
A rumour started that the protesters smashed up the vehicle of a female driver with baseball bats, a report that was later found by Justice Sidney Linden to be false and misleading.
Retrieved April 15, Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. After the summer ofthe government moved the cadet camp to CFB Borden.
This resulted in a riot. Archived copy as title All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February Articles needing additional references from May All articles needing additional references Articles with unsourced statements from October About thirty-five protestors occupied the park. The inquiry’s mandate was to inquire and report on events surrounding the death of Dudley George. Protesters attempted to rescue George from the arrest by the police units. Deane Archived at the Wayback Machine.
But, when a protester from the group smashed the window of a police cruiser, the OPP pulled back from the Park. Linden led the investigation of events, which was completed in the fall of Linden, released the Report of the Ipperwash Inquiry on May 31,in Forest, Ontario, where the hearings were held.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The ensuing controversy was a major event in Canadian politics. Out of public safety concerns, the OPP decided to deploy the crowd management unit CMU to force the protesters back into the park. The Inquiry was also mandated to make recommendations that would avoid violence in similar circumstances in the future. The protestors had been threatening occupation since the innquiry. On September 5,Premier Harris and several government officials met to discuss the Ipperwash protest.
Its mandate was to inquire and report on events surrounding the death of Dudley George, who was shot in during a protest by First Nations representatives at Ipperwash Provincial Park and later died. They discussed Premier Mike Harris’s view i;perwash the government has “tried to pacify and pander to these people far too long” and to use “swift affirmative action” to remove them from the park. Indigenous conflicts in Canada Ontario political scandals Protest-related deaths in Canada in Ontario Indigenous peoples in Ontario in Ontario Canadian commissions and inquiries Conflicts in Retrieved from ” https: He testified that he had never said the statement attributed to him by Harnick.
Among the TRU members was Acting Sergeant Ken “Tex” Deane, a senior officer in charge of inquuiry four-man sniper team with the job of escorting the force’s crowd management unit.
This is an archive of the Ipperwash Inquiry website, which was last updated in June and will not be updated further.
ippeewash On Wednesday evening, police riot squads marched down to the Sandy Parking Lot to confront the protesters. According to police officers, there was gunfire from these vehicles, but First Nations protesters have insisted they had no weapons in the park that night. Retrieved 3 February The inquiry was neither a civil nor criminal trial.
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Beaubien’s fax to Bill King in the Premier’s ipperwah was also entered as an exhibit. The evidentiary hearings that dealt with the events surrounding the death of Dudley George and the Policy and Research part that dealt with the issues directed to the avoidance of violence in similar circumstances.
The settlement was finalized on April 14, The public inquiry was funded by the Government of Ontario but ipperdash by a neutral third party, Sidney B.
They also promised to return the land after the war ended.