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Convicted Alberta murderer Mark Lindsay has appeal thrown out

The son of a former Edmonton police chief has had his appeal of a murder conviction dismissed.

In May 2016, Mark Lindsay was convicted of second-degree murder in a Red Deer courtroom in the 2011 death of Dana Turner. 434 more words

Crime

Alberta's top court rejects anti-abortion group's bid for bus ad in Grande Prairie

Alberta’s top court has dismissed the appeal of a group that wanted to run a graphic anti-abortion ad on transit buses in northwestern Alberta.

The Court of Appeal sided with a lower court ruling that said the City of Grande Prairie has the right to refuse the ad. 241 more words

Canada

Alberta Court of Appeal rules killer must serve sentence in stabbing death of Calgary teacher

A man who stabbed a Calgary teacher 37 times must serve his seven-year prison sentence.

The Alberta Court of Appeal has upheld a sentence for… 477 more words

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Calgary police officer loses appeal in connection with high-speed chase incident

The Alberta Court of Appeal has ruled against a former Calgary police sergeant who was fired over a 2008 high-speed chase that injured a taxi driver. 164 more words

Canada

Alberta court upholds injunction against drug testing of Suncor workers

The Alberta Court of Appeal has upheld an injunction that stops random drug and alcohol testing at Suncor Energy sites in the northeastern part of province. 537 more words

Canada

Supreme Court rules Edmonton judge used stereotypes of sexual assault victims in acquittal decision

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a decision by an Edmonton judge in a sexual assault trial leaned on stereotypes of how sexual assault victims should act. 997 more words

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