Media Statement

SPEAKING NOTES – RE: PROSECUTION OF MICHAEL BRYANT / DARCY ALLAN SHEPPARD CASE

May 23, 2013, 10:30 am – Allan Sheppard (Sr.), Talking Room, Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

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On September 18, 2009, The Globe and Mail ran a story about the role Navigator Ltd. might have been playing in Michael Bryant’s efforts to defend himself against charges arising from the death of my son, Darcy Allan, on August 31, 2009.

Reporter Joe Friesen credits a Navigator rival, Patrick Gossage, with a noteworthy observation: “Navigator takes a criminal lawyer’s view of public relations, that everyone deserves a robust defence.” Continue reading

Media Release

VICTIM’S FATHER SAYS NEW DOCUMENTS CONTRADICT SPECIAL PROSECUTOR’S VERSION OF EVENTS IN THE BRYANT / SHEPPARD CASE

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON 21 May 2013 ─ The father of cyclist Darcy Allan Sheppard (known to friends as “Al”) says he has obtained documents that contradict Special Prosecutor Richard Peck’s explanation of circumstances surrounding Sheppard (Jr.)’s death and Peck’s decision to drop criminal charges against Michael Bryant three years ago. Continue reading

Media Backgrounder

RE: MEDIA CONFERENCE, May 23, 2013, NATIVE CANADIAN CENTRE OF TORONTO, 16 SPADINA ROAD, TORONTO ON M5R 2S7

There are serious questions and concerns about a statement read at a May 25, 2010 court hearing by Special Prosecutor Richard Peck and about an “Executive Summary,” condensed from that statement and distributed to media and others afterward. Continue reading