An Edmonton-area doctor has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for sexually assaulting a co-worker.
Ismail Taher, who is 38, was also given two years probation. 107 more words
The province’s top court has upheld the convictions of a purported gang member on more than a dozen narcotics and weapons charges.
In a unanimous decision released Wednesday, a three-member Alberta Court of Appeal panel ruled Justice Keith Yamauchi made no errors in law in convicting Byran Balla in October 2014. 364 more words
The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an appeal from an Alberta man who was convicted of sexual assault after police ordered him to swab his own genitals for evidence of the victim’s DNA. 261 more words
Less than one week after a jury found him guilty of second-degree murder, Assmar Shlah has filed an appeal of the conviction.
Shlah is one of three people convicted in the swarming death of 18-year-old… 234 more words
In a unanimous decision, the Alberta Court of Appeal has dismissed a Calgary killer’s appeal for a reduced sentence.
White supremacist Robert Reitmeier was convicted of the second-degree murder of Mark Mariani in November 2013 and sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 13 years. 312 more words
Canada’s Justice Minister announced the appointment of six federal judges in Alberta Friday morning, but concerns still remain over a lack of judges at both the upper and provincial court levels. 519 more words
A group of investors led by former hockey great Lanny McDonald was facing off Wednesday against corporate heavyweight Brookfield Asset Management Inc. in the Alberta Court of Appeal. 475 more words