HALIFAX – Four sheriffs had to restrain a man in Halifax provincial court today after he lunged in the direction of two people accused in the death of Loretta Saunders. 151 more words
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It took more than 200 stitches and emergency surgery to close a gash on Corry MacPhee-Morrison’s right thigh after a recent bite from a pit bull. 435 more words
The court case for two men accused of killing a homeless man in a rural Nova Scotia community has been set over until September.
Wednesday’s hearing in Kentville provincial court was expected to deal with setting dates for a preliminary hearing for Daniel Wayne Surette and Kyle David James Fredericks who each face a charge of first-degree murder in the death of 62-year-old Harley Lawrence. 90 more words
Halifax police say they are looking for three suspects after an armed break and enter at a home.
Police say they were called to an address on Prince Albert Road in Dartmouth around midnight after a report that three men had forced their way into the residence. 61 more words
When Connor Taras climbs into his boat, all that matters is how fast he goes.
The water doesn’t care about his sexual orientation.
The 25-year-old sprint kayaker from Waverley is gay, and that fact is now getting a lot of attention. 407 more words
Halifax lawyer Kevin Kindred says he makes a point of taking his partner’s hand when out in public, despite sometimes hearing gay slurs tossed out of passing cars. 274 more words
Alisha LeBouthillier runs her hand over her eight-month-old son’s head as he sits on her lap, laughing and throwing his hands up and down.
LeBouthillier, 30, said she worries he’ll be teased for his smaller ear when he starts school, or if he’s a geek – but the fact he has two moms is on the bottom of her list. 438 more words