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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gathers some tea for a food hamper during a visit to the Guru Nanak Food Bank in Surrey, B.C. on Tuesday May 24, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Rich Lam

Trudeau cancelled B.C. appearance after RCMP warned protest could escalate: source

Between Feb. 5 and March 23, 26 threats were logged against Trudeau and 8 of his cabinet ministers

 

“Freedom convoy” organizer Tamara Lich delivers a statement during a news conference in Ottawa, on Feb. 3, 2022. An Ottawa judge is expected to make a decision today on Lich’s bail. Lich and fellow protest organizer Chris Barber are jointly accused of mischief, obstructing police, counselling others to commit mischief and intimidation. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Judge decides ‘Freedom Convoy’ organizer Tamara Lich stays out on bail

Judge says “taste of jail” has lowered her risk to reoffend

 

Steve Bell speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Thursday, April 28, 2022. Ottawa’s interim police chief says he did not ask the federal government to invoke the use of the Emergencies Act during the “Freedom Convoy” in February. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Ottawa interim police chief Steve Bell didn’t ask feds to invoke Emergencies Act

Ottawa interim police chief Steve Bell didn’t ask feds to invoke Emergencies Act

 

Demonstrators against COVID-19 vaccine mandates and other restrictions leave in a truck convoy after blocking the highway at the busy U.S. border crossing near Coutts, Alta., on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Crown seeks direct indictment for 1 of 4 accused in Coutts, Alta., border blockade

4 men facing charges of conspiracy to commit murder in connection with incident earlier this year

Demonstrators against COVID-19 vaccine mandates and other restrictions leave in a truck convoy after blocking the highway at the busy U.S. border crossing near Coutts, Alta., on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Perrin Beatty speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Monday October 5, 2015. Former defence minister and author of the Emergencies Act Beatty says the extraordinary powers granted under the act were intended to be met with extraordinary accountability on the part of the government. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

‘Trust us’ isn’t enough to win confidence in Emergencies Act inquiry: law’s author

A mandatory inquiry into Trudeau’s use of the act to quash anti-COVID-mandate blockades is ongoing

Perrin Beatty speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Monday October 5, 2015. Former defence minister and author of the Emergencies Act Beatty says the extraordinary powers granted under the act were intended to be met with extraordinary accountability on the part of the government. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Interim Conservative leader Candice Bergen questions the government during Question Period, Tuesday, April 5, 2022 in Ottawa. Conservative interim leader Candice Bergen says the party won't attract disaffected Liberals into the fold by being "Liberal-lite." THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Preston Manning says populism out of COVID trucker convoy must be ‘properly managed’

Preston Manning says populism out of COVID trucker convoy must be ‘properly managed’

Interim Conservative leader Candice Bergen questions the government during Question Period, Tuesday, April 5, 2022 in Ottawa. Conservative interim leader Candice Bergen says the party won't attract disaffected Liberals into the fold by being "Liberal-lite." THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Police hold the line as protesters gather during a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling "Rolling Thunder", in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. The Chair of Ottawa's Police Service Board says the weekend's Rolling Thunder protest in the capital cost an estimated $2.5 — $3 million to police. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Biker protest cost up to $3M to police, sustainable solution needed: board chair

Biker protest cost up to $3M to police, sustainable solution needed: board chair

Police hold the line as protesters gather during a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling "Rolling Thunder", in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. The Chair of Ottawa's Police Service Board says the weekend's Rolling Thunder protest in the capital cost an estimated $2.5 — $3 million to police. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Few traces of ‘Rolling Thunder’ rally left in Ottawa after Sunday church service

Day’s only formal event was defaced with graffiti targeting demonstrators

A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Ottawa biker church vandalized as Rolling Thunder rally enters third day

Spray-painted messages included “fascists” and “no haven for fascism”

A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A traffic free Wellington Street is pictured prior to the start of a demonstration, part of a convoy-style protest participants are calling “Rolling Thunder”, in Ottawa, Saturday, April 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A temporary no-stopping sign is fixed with paper clips to a road sign near Parliament Hill, Thursday, April 28, 2022 in Ottawa. The area is part of a motorized vehicle exclusion zone set by the Ottawa Police Service. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Police brace for ‘Rolling Thunder’ to bring hundreds of motorcycles to Ottawa’s core

Police brace for ‘Rolling Thunder’ to bring hundreds of motorcycles to Ottawa’s core

A temporary no-stopping sign is fixed with paper clips to a road sign near Parliament Hill, Thursday, April 28, 2022 in Ottawa. The area is part of a motorized vehicle exclusion zone set by the Ottawa Police Service. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A temporary no-stopping sign is fixed with paper clips to a road sign near Parliament Hill, Thursday, April 28, 2022 in Ottawa. The area is part of a motorized vehicle exclusion zone set by the Ottawa Police Service. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

‘Rolling Thunder’ event will likely bring hundreds of motorcycles to downtown Ottawa

The group has not been clear about the cause they’re rallying for

A temporary no-stopping sign is fixed with paper clips to a road sign near Parliament Hill, Thursday, April 28, 2022 in Ottawa. The area is part of a motorized vehicle exclusion zone set by the Ottawa Police Service. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. Ottawa convoy protest organizer Pat King is now facing perjury and obstruction of justice charges as he tries to secure his release from jail. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Ottawa convoy protest leader charged with perjury, obstruction of justice

Pat King arrested in relation to protest against COVID-19 restrictions that overran Ottawa

A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. Ottawa convoy protest organizer Pat King is now facing perjury and obstruction of justice charges as he tries to secure his release from jail. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks once again after city officials negotiated to move some trucks towards Parliament and away from downtown residences, on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

‘Freedom Convoy’ leader Pat King’s legal team in flux, still ‘shopping for lawyers’

‘Freedom Convoy’ leader Pat King’s legal team in flux, still ‘shopping for lawyers’

A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks once again after city officials negotiated to move some trucks towards Parliament and away from downtown residences, on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Police find woman was not seriously injured by horse at ‘freedom convoy’ protest

Police find woman was not seriously injured by horse at ‘freedom convoy’ protest

GiveSendGo tells court it is refunding convoy donations amid freezing order

GiveSendGo tells court it is refunding convoy donations amid freezing order

RCMP gave banks police info on Ottawa protesters with list of accounts to freeze

RCMP gave banks police info on Ottawa protesters with list of accounts to freeze

Ottawa Interim Police Chief Steve Bell has promised to rebuild the community's trust in the police service now that the three-week protest that choked the capital's streets with honking, diesel fumes and roadblocks has come to an end. Bell speaks at a news conference in Ottawa, on Friday, Feb. 4, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Tamara Lich, the ‘spark that lit’ the convoy protest in Ottawa, gets bail

Tamara Lich, the ‘spark that lit’ the convoy protest in Ottawa, gets bail

Ottawa Interim Police Chief Steve Bell has promised to rebuild the community's trust in the police service now that the three-week protest that choked the capital's streets with honking, diesel fumes and roadblocks has come to an end. Bell speaks at a news conference in Ottawa, on Friday, Feb. 4, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

GiveSendGo says Ottawa protests were ‘peaceful,’ Trudeau should have met truckers

GiveSendGo says Ottawa protests were ‘peaceful,’ Trudeau should have met truckers

FILE - A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks during a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
FILE - A person walks among trucks as Wellington Street is lined with trucks during a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang