Olympic Torch Relay hits Toronto – did Torch security assault news photographers?

security guards Olympic torch run on Yonge St. Toronto – december 17, 2009

Uploaded: December 20, 2009 at 11:52 am
Groups: LatestPoliticsSportsThe FansToronto
Photographer: Richard Budman


(December 17, 2009) An unidentified woman is pushed back by a security guard traveling with the Olympic torch on Yonge st. just north of Finch ave. The woman attempted to shake the hand of the Vancouver 2010 torch bearer. During same day, news photographers from the Toronto Sun and Canadian Press complained of being manhandled by over-zealous torch security.