Same Continent, Different Worlds

 Posted on July 29, 2012 in Uncategorized

Here's how this story ended in Canada:

"It's just a kid who made some bad choices. Criminal charges aren't in the best interest for that kid," Van Winkel told Now News, adding that police don't believe the teen made a conscious decision to fight with the officers.

And here's how it would have ended in Harris County: "The juvenile is charged with criminal mischief, public intoxication, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possession of a controlled substance, and two counts of felony assault on a peace officer."

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