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Victims' family celebrate as Goforths convicted

Bathed in an unseasonable rainstorm, the family of two little sisters — one murdered, one a survivor — stood on the steps of the Regina courthouse on Saturday and yelled joyously, wept, and sang following the verdicts against Tammy and Kevin Goforth. 1,065 more words

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Former Edmonton priest charged with sexual assaults

An Anglican priest is facing sexual assault charges after allegedly molesting at least five teen boys at the Edmonton Youth Development Centre in the 1980s. 325 more words


Why Jian Ghomeshi's defence puts an extreme focus on inconsistencies in witness stories

The cross examination of witnesses in the Jian Ghomeshi trial has focused on inconsistencies, such as which vehicle Ghomeshi drove, and whether a witness was wearing hair extensions during an assault. 606 more words


Guilty plea in Whyte Avenue shooting that left Edmonton victim with no feeling in foot

An Edmonton man has owned up to shooting a stranger following an argument outside a Whyte Avenue bar, leaving the victim with no feeling in his right foot. 307 more words

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Guilty verdicts handed down in Goforth trial

Tammy Goforth has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of a four-year-old girl, while her husband Kevin Goforth has been convicted of manslaughter. 844 more words

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Witness takes the stand in Wyatt Lewis case

Shortly after checking out a melee inside a 16 Ave. N.W. apartment, accused killer James Rajbhandari was seen with a cut finger, court heard Friday. 296 more words

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Neary to make constitutional challenge on pot sentence

Seamus John Neary, the ex-Huskie footballer caught with 9.5 kilograms of marijuana, intends to argue the sentencing rules for marijuana trafficking aren’t constitutional.

Neary was convicted in November of trafficking marijuana and possessing the proceeds of crime. 133 more words

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