Crime

Jul 25, 2010

Vale Kwementyaye Ryder – a photo-essay

In evidence given to the Committal proceeding in the Alice Springs Magistrate's Court in December 2009, one of the campers told the Court that the "words exchanged" included "You black cunts - fuck off out of this Todd River" and "Get out of the Todd River, you motherfuckers".

Bob Gosford — Likes birds and people, not necessarily in that order.

Bob Gosford

Likes birds and people, not necessarily in that order.

[caption id="attachment_3828" align="aligncenter" width="460" caption="Kwementyaye Ryder"]Kwementyaye Ryder[/caption]

On this day a year ago the lives of six young men intersected in the most horrible way. Most, if not all, were drunk. Within minutes one of them was dead on the side of a road 200 metres from the Alice Springs CBD.

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  1. shepherdmarilyn

    There is a pattern of hideous abuse in this country and the 4 Corners reports on the death of Mr Ward who was cooked to death and no-one charged, and this story along with the killing of Doomajee and no-one blamed and that abuse is sheer racism.

    I am embarrassed and ashamed for this country.

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