Science Fiction author Peter Watts convicted in border inspection case.

Story from the Globe and Mail here.

From his blog page - interestingly, the Globe mentions the accusation of choking, while in his blog, Peter Watts claims “The whole ludicrous claim that I “choked” Beaudry ended up a complete nonstarter.”

For those of you who don’t know of Peter Watts or who haven’t been following the case, a couple of biographical links - from Fantastic Fiction and his Wikipedia entry.