Aug 16th, 2019
Edwin Espinal considers a bottle of drinking water he had smuggled out of La Tolva jail, where he was held on trumped up charges for 19 months. US Trained Honduran Police Get Medieval as Political Prisoner Edwin Espinal Released By Adrienne Pine MintPress News “It’s sad how the United States i...
Aug 16th, 2019
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland chat with Honduras Foreign Affairs Minister Maria Dolores Agüero at the Lima Group meeting in Ottawa this spring. The strange, distasteful case of Canada and Honduras By Rick Salutin Toronto Star I feel flummoxed, a word I’ve never...
Aug 11th, 2019
Gail Ardiel Ontario court dismisses defamation suit against newsletter from The Blue Mountains under anti-SLAPP law By SIMON HOUPT Globe and Mail JULY 16, 2019 An Ontario court has dismissed a defamation suit launched by a pair of politicians in the town of The Blue Mountains against the publisher of...
Aug 10th, 2019
Edwin Espinal, no longer behind bars. @adriennepine Edwin Espinal spent more than 18 months in a maximum-security prison in Honduras, in pre-trial detention; ‘I’m still shocked they let him out’ by: Erika Engel Collingwood Today Edwin Espinal and Karen Spring have been partners for...
Aug 9th, 2019
Celebration the day after the release by the side of Highway 92 in front of the political prisoners sign. Among those attending were Simcoe North MP Bruce Stanton (next to Janet Spring, at left) and Vicki Monague (not shown). -AWARE Simcoe photo CTV News report Family in Simcoe County rejoices The S...
Aug 6th, 2019
Mayor Don Allen Reports stem from Simcoe County warden’s golf tournament by Chris Simon Barrie Advance Springwater Township Mayor Don Allen has been charged in connection with an alleged impaired-driving incident that took place in late June. Huronia West OPP confirmed Aug. 6 that Allen, 67, h...
Jul 19th, 2019
Lawyer Guy Giorno Township’s new integrity commissioner to be given ‘free access’ to all materials by Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald Adjala-Tosorontio council’s first assignment for the township’s new integrity commissioner is to conduct inquiries into the investigations that took place during...
Jul 4th, 2019
From Janet French Simcoe County Honduras Rights Monitor Today Datamax Outdoor Advertising erected two more signs to help us advocate for Edwin and others’ release from prison. We put one on our home farm on Highway 92 which leads to Wasaga Beach. The highway is really busy at this time o...