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No jail time for Calgary lawyer convicted of theft

A former Calgary lawyer who was disbarred after revealing his involvement in the misappropriation of at least $3.5 million which he was expected to hold in trust will not face any jail time after pleading guilty to a single count of theft over $5,000. 354 more words

Crime

Royal Brunei Airlines v Tan

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Neil Egan-Ronayne

Spain police launch graft probe in Catalan president's fiefdom

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© AFP | Tuesday’s police raid comes amid mounting tensions as Catalan leaders press ahead with preparations for an independence referendum on October 1… 301 more words

Nathalie Normandeau fraud trial likely to begin in early 2018

The Crown says the fraud-related trial of ex-deputy Quebec premier Nathalie Normandeau and five co-accused will likely be held in early 2018 and last at least four months. 164 more words

Canada

Evansburg RCMP detachment guard charged with sexual assault

A civilian guard from a western Alberta RCMP detachment has been charged with sexual assault stemming from an incident earlier this month.

Evansburg RCMP arrested and charged 69-year-old John Hansen of Sangudo, Alta., with sexual assault and breach of trust on Sept. 50 more words

Crime

Calgary police officer charged after driving ‘potentially impaired’ woman home, cancelling breath test

The Calgary Police Service (CPS) says a nine-year member of the force is facing charges after a botched investigation into a potentially impaired driver in 2015. 461 more words

Crime

Trustees’ dilemma – how old is old enough to know?

The moral dimension of trusteeship arises in many contexts. The recent New Zealand court decisions concerning information obligations to beneficiaries, and the way this is dealt with in the new Trusts Bill, highlight the difficulty of judging what information is too much or too little to disclose. 636 more words

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