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Nov 15, 2020
Julian Falconer calls race issues raised in sentencing "unprecedented," but "it's only the first step in police accountability in the case"
Julian Falconer says the role of racism in the justice system and involvement of senior Toronto police – including the father of the officer convicted in the assault – need to be explored
Michael Theriault cleared on additional charges of aggravated assault and obstructing justice, while his brother Christian was found not guilty
Dafonte Miller cover-up exposes game of cat and mouse Toronto police force has been playing over its duty to cooperate with the police watchdog Special Investigations Unit
Constable Michael Theriault was off-duty and, as a Toronto cop, out of his jurisdiction when he confronted Dafonte Miller. Wouldn't the right course have been to call police?