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'Smallville' actress Allison Mack’s sex slave trafficking details exposed

UPDATE: Allison Mack pleaded not guilty, with her lawyer entering the plea on her behalf. She was “ordered detained by the judge,” and there will be another hearing on Monday, April 23, 2018, according to John Marzulli, the Department of Justice Public Information Officer. 400 more words


Man sentenced for kidnapping, assaulting girlfriend

Sentenced for kidnapping his girlfriend, a 25-year-old man was warned that further violence is likely to lead to a Crown application to have him declared a dangerous or long-term offender. 502 more words

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Quebec City police say two-year-old Rosalie Gagnon was stabbed to death

QUEBEC — Police say a two-year-old Quebec girl who died in hospital after being found in a garbage can had been stabbed.

Rosalie Gagnon’s mother was charged Thursday with mischief, violating probation and obstructing the work of a police officer in the infant’s death. 140 more words

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Man sentenced for trying to take gun from officer

A tense situation unfolded at a Regina bank in February when a man suffering from a mental health problem tried to take a police officer’s gun. 387 more words

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Crown calls Richard Henry Bain a terrorist while seeking increase in sentence

A document filed in court outlining the arguments the Crown intends to make when the Quebec Court of Appeal will hear arguments on Richard Henry Bain’s sentence refers to the convicted murderer as a terrorist at least a few times. 562 more words

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THREAT TO SOCIETY: U.S. woman sentenced to life in prison for plot to shoot up Halifax mall

HALIFAX — She sat motionless in the wood-panelled, windowless courtroom as the judge delivered the sentence: Life in prison with no chance of parole for a decade. 929 more words


Indonesia's Aceh canes couples for public affection, women for prostitution

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia — Indonesia’s deeply conservative Aceh province on Friday caned several unmarried couples for showing affection in public and two women for prostitution before an enthusiastic audience of hundreds. 353 more words