January Letter Writing Night: G20 & Queer/Trans Prisoners
Guelph Anarchist Black Cross & Fierce n’ Fabulous Present:
Letter Writing Night for Prisoners
Tuesday Jan 31st, 2012 @ 5:30-7PM
UC, Room 107, MAP
Guelph Resource Centre for Gender Empowerment and Diversity (GRCGED)
University of Guelph
Queer/Trans: Chrishaun “CeCe” McDonald is a young African American transgender woman who is charged with two counts of “second degree murder” after an incident that began when she was violently assaulted because of her gender and race.
G20: Robin Henry was the first G20 defendant to be convicted of Two counts of Mischief Over $5000 and One count of Masking with Intent for breaking windows at a Starbucks and Bell Store. Robin served 9 months under strict bail conditions before his sentencing.
In March 2011, Robin was sentenced to one year house arrest, followed by two years probation, a $5000 fine and 300+ community service hours. Robin is currently serving his sentence in London, Ont.