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One year in jail for ex-Catholic school teacher who had a sexual relationship with teen

By: Dave Battagello

A former Catholic elementary school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to one year in jail after pleading guilty in court last month to having a sexual relationship with a student. 419 more words


Alberta's top court rejects kinky sex defence in Calgary killer's appeal

Convicted killer Kristopher Guenther’s kinky sex defence was rejected Tuesday by the province’s top court.

In a unanimous ruling, a three-member Alberta Court of Appeal panel said Justice Allan Macleod made no errors… 479 more words

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Police seize guns, cash, drugs, arrest 6 during raid of Tilbury home

Police seized illegal weapons, $23,000 in cash and an array of drugs when they raided a home in Tilbury Monday night, arresting six men.

The drugs had a street value of more than $206,000, according to Chatham-Kent Police, whose intelligence unit and critical incident response team entered the home on Coutts Line, authorized by a Controlled Drug and Substance Act search warrant. 160 more words

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Spaces for conjugal visits off-limits for Luka Magnotta, spouse

The spaces reserved for conjugal encounters are off limits to convicted killer Luka Magnotta and his new spouse at Pont-Cartier prison where they are both incarcerated. 150 more words


Pedestrian killed in early morning downtown collision

A pedestrian was killed in a downtown collision early Tuesday morning.

Police said a 65-year-old man was struck by the driver of a vehicle at around 115 Street and Jasper Avenue at around 1 a.m.. 42 more words

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Five arrested in Laval restaurant robbery investigation

Police have arrested five people who allegedly stole easily accessible wallets, then quickly used the credit cards to ring up thousands of dollars in charges. 159 more words

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Jury hears closing arguments in Douglas case

In the words of Dennis Calvin Thompson’s lawyer, the case surrounding the brutal death of Shawn Douglas in a bush near Zehner is, at its heart, “a story of gangs.” 698 more words

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