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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 12, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Campers line up the free press Sunshine fund needs an additional As soon As possible to pare Down the waiting list of children who want to go to Camp this summer sexual predators what Are these Guys doing out of jail playhouse Utility shed houses tools and helps to keep kids Busy it could be your Lucky win on game if youre a seven Day subscriber weather Cloudy today 14 Cloudy tonight 2 Sun rises sets Moon rises sets 56 my 1089 property taxes my 1990 property taxes Type of area of address phone l attach comments if you wish Why Are my City taxes so High that the question thousands of Winnipeg property owners Are angrily asking this week As their City and school tax Bills while some Are still shuddering at the Prospect of whats most Winnipeg Gers have already received their tax Bills and joined in a chorus of what this cant be right so the free press is launching tax gouge 90 to Survey your property tax Well investigate some of the worst increases among various types of housing in different areas of the a team of experts under the auspices of Warren Baldwin and a leading real estate appraisal will take a close look at a Sample of these properties for the free look at selected tax Bills and give their opinion on whether there the Survey is limited to residential properties single family condominiums and apartment just fill out the Coupon and mail to the free 300 Carlton r3c or you can drop it in a specially marked Box in the lobby of our the your Money Sec Tion will explain How the City reassessed and How to compare your 1990 tax Bill with last free press weekly delivery in Winnipeg outside Winnipeg Home delivery 9570550 classified 9562330 Secor cuss Mai beg Triton number 0286 May free press vol 118 n0161 irate taxpayers talk revolt Navy Toff press Dave free press Homeowner Don Hoole wants his River Heights neighbors to withhold a portion of their Coroner reviews Molgaard Case by George Nikides some irate Winnipeg homeowners Are talk ing revolt after being hit with tax Bills of up to More than last i can Deal with a loan shark better than said Brock Street Homeowner Don even visa Doest charge a Par time has begun a crusade urging his River Heights neighbors to withhold a chunk of their his annual Bill is up from last but he said in an interview yesterday that he plans to pay Only about cottagers to screamv2 in not paying it until i get a feeling that government is willing to listen to us As peo said who is also considering organizing a protest at City this hurts where it its not some thing like Meech i can go to the grocery store if Meech Lake int homeowners can take Comfort in knowing that politicians been spared the tax mayor Bill Norrie will dish out on his Waverley Street More than last while the mayor said he wont Appeal the Christine Mckee River Heights said she will ask for a review of a boost in her Winnipeg tax collectors explain the steeper Bills Are the result of tax new rules Are designed to spread taxes More evenly and fairly across the and bring assessments closer to Market although some homeowners face increases of up to 60 per others will Benefit from a said Denis manager of appeals and information at the assessment de among the areas hardest hit Are River fort River and people in intercity areas like Weston and areas North of notre Dame Avenue will enjoy the Reform argument Doest Calm Brock Street who said if he has to pay the tax he wont be Able to take a camping trip with his family this see Lack Page 4 by Dan Lett Manitoba chief medical examiner has re viewed forensic evidence from the David Molgaard Case to determine if the Stony Moun Tain institution inmate was unjustly convicted of a 1969 Peter Markesteyn confirmed yesterday he has finished reviewing scientific evidence from the Molgaard trial and is preparing a report on his the examiner is the second noted pathologist to conduct an Independent review of the his report traces the Steps of James head of forensic pathology at Van Couver general in september Ferris reviewed Evi Dence presented by the Crown prosecutor at Milga Ards 1969 trial and concluded it was incorrectly interpreted by the Molgaard was convicted of the brutal Stab inmate frustrated in David Molgaard was convicted of murdering a Saskatoon nursing for 21 he refused to admit he committed the and that has prevented him from getting this is his by David Molgaard while everyone looks Forward to warmer i become More frustrated As time goes it has been 21 years since i was a free i have spent All of these years inside the Walls of Federal see problem Page 5 Bing death of Saskatoon nursing assistant Gail whose Hal naked body was found face Down in a Snowbank in january Molgaard has maintained innocence since his conviction 21 years the Ferris report was a Pivotal element in convincing the Feder Al Justice department in 1988 to review the Markesteyn conducted the review at the request of Milga Ards David who declined to comment on his findings until his report is said he is intrigued by both the Case and Ferriss it is a very interesting Case i find it key to Ferriss report is the conclusion that semen samples found at the scene were incorrectly interpreted As tying Molgaard to the on the basis of the evidence that i have the report i have no reasonable doubt that serological evidence see pathologist Page 4 school Deal faces pc axe by Pauline Comeau the province says it May axe a program that puts underprivileged Manito bans through University because no Money has flowed from education minister Len Derkach said yesterday Manitoba is not Rich enough to carry the program without the Federal govern ments Promise to share the it is impossible for us to proceed until we know exactly what our commitment will be from the Federal negotiations Over several cos shared pro including this have been continuing for More than a year with Little the minister while the province says it is committed to giving its school administrators see tories Page 4 38 25 78 40 classified 51 25 25 deaths 51 20 entertainment 27 Paith 72 Pood 71 25 Jumble Puzzle 58 58 17 21 34 outdoors 39 relax 28 Russell 21 28 sports 73 stocks 79 travel 65 Ward 3 your Home 47 the provincial Winner 1933566 Dannys Case last link in rights Chain by Catherine Mitchell some canadians Are waiting to hear Danny Kennett did not die in vain the night his parents forbid doctors from hooking him up to a fresh Supply of the unbaptized Jehovah wit Ness Lay in a Hospital bed bleeding internally from a ruptured spleen while his Church social workers and health sciences Centre officials locked horns for hours Over appropriate social workers called Danny did not want a blood transfusion his Faith forbids eating blood and his parents defended that religious Tenet to the doctors said without a transfusion they could not operate to save the boy so they called in the social workers to apprehend while Velina and Steven Kennett were fight ing to regain their sons life slipped his kidneys failed from massive blood we had no Choice but to Dannys Mother Velina Kennett said in an interview last week from her Home in just West of fort we dont want to fight but you cant give in on something you strongly believe it be following through with what our son wanted although there were doctors in other Winni Peg hospitals who perform bloodless the Bennetts could not locate one before it was too there were no such doctors at Hsc at that the bolstered by the resources of the watchtower Bible and tract society the Church corporate Are suing the health sciences Centre in fighting for the rights of their three daughters and the rights of the children of some Canadian witnesses recognized by the the suit will decide whether the medical and child welfare communities wrongly trampled on their minority religious which they say Are guaranteed in the charter of rights and freedoms Equality last in a preliminary motion of their lawsuit against almost everyone they fought that the Bennetts won a Pivotal argument that medical staff and hospitals Are bound to deliver care while respect ing a persons constitutional the stage is set now for a protracted court expected to Start in Winnipeg this upon which All Jehovah witnesses have trained their eyes in Hopes of finally seeing their religious rights respected in the Kennett suit is about an alleged breach of rights a breach the medical and child welfare guided by the legislation of the believe is necessary for the Protection of if this suit will form the last link in the Chain of Legal rulings Jehovah witnesses see As necessary for full recognition of their rights in medical High courts in Canada have already ruled doctors must respect the wishes of adult see rights Page 4 witnesses accept risks by Catherine Mitchell Jehovah witnesses have spoken of the evils of taking in blood for about 60 years but in this age of the aids panic there is a growing fear of blood transfusions in the general the which began in follows the standards for a Good Christian set out Long ago in Jerusalem by the first governing Council of the Christian Church no no Fornica Tion or sexual and no taking in of the belief is based on a strict interpretation of an old testament passage which warns be shall eat the blood of no manner of flesh for the life of All flesh is the blood thereof whosoever eat eth it shall be Cut xvii 14 that is Why when Many would defer to a doctors educated advice and agree to a witnesses Buck that sometimes dying for their but cardiac surgeon Samir Bhatta who works out of Boniface general says in the last two or three years the fear of catching the aids virus through tainted blood has turned More and More see bloodless Page 4

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