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RCMP officers patrol road barricades near the Provincial Court building Tuesday.
RCMP officers patrol road barricades near the Provincial Court building Tuesday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Boushie family questions heightened security for court date

By Angela Brown
April 4, 2017 - 4:55pm Updated: April 4, 2017 - 5:30pm

Family members of a man who was shot to death at a farm near Biggar last year are questioning a higher level of security at the local courthouse, where the man accused of shooting Colten Boushie is appearing this week for a preliminary hearing.

Colten Boushie's family and supporters took part in a short, peaceful protest outside the court building.
Colten Boushie's family and supporters took part in a short, peaceful protest outside the court building. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW staff

Boushie family supporters stage peaceful protest

By Angela Brown
April 4, 2017 - 7:45am

Carrying signs reading "Murder is Murder," "Every Life Matters," and "Justice 4 Colten," several Colten Boushie family members and supporters staged a short but peaceful protest outside Provincial Court in North Battleford Monday to raise awareness of the court case.

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