The Canadian Press

2000-04-19 | Private-Health-Protest

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A protest over Alberta's private health care legislation turned ugly. An angry mob of about 300 stormed the legislature during the debate on Bill 11. One security guard was injured. Pat Alexander blames the violent tone of the protest on the decision to lock down the legislature after 400 noisy protesters had earlier crowded inside to demand the Klein government withdraw the legislation.

Date: 2000-04-19
Placeline: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think it's totally disgusting there were shut out of this this is our legislature we've been coming here for three months standing at the steps and freezing I think this is terrible what you have to call the police and to >>

Clip ID: 20000419CPCN001