N.S. man files lawsuit over arrest at public meeting by mining company

An environmentalist has filed a lawsuit in connection with his arrest at a public meeting about gold mining in a community in eastern Nova Scotia in May. John Perkins, a member of Sustainable Northern Nova Scotia, says he is suing…

‘It was absolutely shocking’: Man arrested, removed from Sherbrooke gold mine information session

A 68-year-old man was arrested in Sherbrooke, N.S., while attending two information sessions organized by Atlantic Gold aimed at informing the St. Mary’s community about modern tailings management practices and to answer questions. He was forced out the room by…