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TRE ARROW SEEKS REFUGEE STATUS IN CANADA

Tre appeared in good spirits, happy to see friends and supporters who had come to the court house to show solidarity.He was eager to speak to the waiting media, however the court marshalls blocked the cameras (even though the media had every right to be there and tape) and hussled Tre into the hearing room without allowing him to speak
What begain as a public hearing under the Immigration Review Board,quickly shifted gears, as the Judge noted that there was a potential Refugee claim by Tre. The Refugee claim would trump the Immigration hearing so that needs to be dealt with first.

According to Canadian law, Refugee claim hearings are not public hearings, since the courtroom was already packed with supporters, and those pesky media people, the room was cleared.

Tre is embarking upon a path which may keep him in Canada for many months, possibly years. It is expected that he will be kept in Vancouver BC, as all the hearings will take place there.

will post more when I know more

PEACE!
FreeTre 21.Apr.2004 18:09

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So, is Tre going to be able to get out and spend time with friends until his next hearing?

Tre pic from this a.m. 21.Apr.2004 19:05

mouse TALDF@griffinsforge.com

thought ya'all would enjoy this, no word on if he will get out pending the outcome of the Refugee hearing

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UPCOMING BENEFITS FOR TRE 23.Apr.2004 21:00

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