An Alberta man has been granted full parole in a drunk driving case that resulted in the death of 17-year-old Brandon Thomas. Last year, [the accused] a 24-year-old had pleaded guilty to impaired driving following the December 2012 crash.
The Calgary taxi driver who was subjected to a vicious racist abuse by a passenger has received a flood of messages of support. But the passenger, who was named identified by Global News, was fired from his job.
The man caught on camera slinging racial slurs at a Calgary cab driver has now been fired, at the same time the RCMP has expanded its investigation. Global’s Nancy Hixt reports.