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Expect to see more suburban liquor stores in Edmonton after court ruling

The Alberta Court of Appeal has upheld the brand new zoning regulations Edmonton City Council brought in last year to allow for a different set of rules for liquor stores in the suburbs, compared to mature neighbourhoods. 297 more words

Politics

Violent offender Cory Bitternose denied parole while 'working on things'

A convicted Alberta rapist and dangerous offender agrees that he should not receive day or full parole, according to documents obtained by News Talk 770 and Global News. 439 more words

Crime

Calgary security guard and ‘brazen’ cyber bully denied day parole

A former Calgary courts security guard and notorious cyber bully has been denied the opportunity for day parole.

Daniel Thomas Mackie pleaded guilty to 39 of the original 77 charges he faced, including child luring, extortion, invitation to sexual touching and several child porn offenses, following an investigation that came to a head in March 2012. 387 more words

Crime

Supreme Court appeal in Alberta child's meningitis death could be dismissed from bench

Lawyers say just because parents convicted in the meningitis death of their toddler are taking their case to the Supreme Court, that doesn’t mean they will get the privilege of a long deliberation. 616 more words

Crime

Parents of boy in Alberta meningitis death to challenge conviction in Supreme Court

A father convicted in the meningitis death of his toddler says he and his wife will stay out on bail while they take their appeal to Canada’s top court. 507 more words

Canada

New trial underway for Alberta man accused of sexually assaulting 2 boys

A new trial got underway in Lethbridge on Monday in the case of a former Taber man who had two sexual assault convictions overturned last year. 215 more words

News

Fight for Freedom: ‘You are free to go’ said the judge, and a five-year ordeal was over

Sindy Rodriguez spent more than two years behind bars for a crime she didn’t commit. If it weren’t for her steadfast attitude and the help of persistent strangers, Rodriguez would still be locked up. 2,924 more words

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