Statement from Occupy Toronto in Response to the Eviction Notice

This is a statement from Occupy Toronto:

We the people of St.James Park: Occupy Toronto demand that the city of Victoria uphold the ‘Charter of Rights & Freedoms’.

Your suppresion Section 2(c) of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, of the people of Victoria to peacefully assemble will not be tolerated.

You are also violating Criminal Code C46, Section 176:
Disturbing religious worship or certain meetings

(2) Every one who willfully disturbs or interrupts an assemblage of persons met for religious worship or for a moral, social or benevolent purpose is guilty of an offense punishable on summary conviction.

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(3) Every one who, at or near a meeting referred to in subsection (2), willfully does anything that disturbs the order or solemnity of the meeting is guilty of an offense punishable on summary conviction.

We expect a reply.

@OccupyToronto

Call them, email them, tweet them. Let them know that it is NOT okay to violate the rights of Canadian citizens:

Police Chief Constable
Jamie Graham
250-995-7217
jamie.graham@vicpd.ca

City Manager
Gail Stephens
250-361-0202

City Hall Email:
publicsrv@victoria.ca

Occupy Toronto Website: http://occupyto.org/

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