Paul Hawkins is a Crown Prosecutor in New Brunswick. He’s the man bringing charges against Lawrence Manzer for the “crime” of standing on his front porch with his unloaded shotgun while he watched his neighbour, Brian Fox, apprehend one of
Lawrence Manzer, as anyone who’s been following my blog for a while will know, is the man currently facing charges of “weapon dangerous to the public peace” in Burton, New Brunswick. His crime? Stepping onto his porch with an unloaded
Update — December 6, 2010: The Crown has decided it is in the public interest to move forward with this case. That’s a joke, not justice. I had a long talk with Lawrence Manzer yesterday about his case, what happened,
If you’re not familiar with the name Lawrence Manzer, I’m shocked. But for those who haven’t heard of this man, here’s a brief background: In March 2010 he was woken up in the middle of the night by his neighbour.