Anorexia nervosa, a condition which can lead to severe weight loss, is more commonplace in sufferers of Type 1 diabetes, such as alleged murder victim Alexandru Radita, his parents’ murder trial heard Thursday. 361 more words
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The accused killers — secret lovers who worked the same shifts as OC Transpo drivers — sat quietly, a few feet apart in the prisoner’s box Thursday as their first-degree murder trial heard testimony from a clairvoyant they hired. 632 more words
Former Saskatchewan Roughrider Tearrius Antwane George will be back in domestic violence court next month.
The 33-year-old appeared briefly on Thursday in the special court where he was represented by Legal Aid duty counsel — a resource initially offered to anyone appearing in that court regardless of income. 183 more words
An application for court-ordered legal coverage will be made by a Calgary woman charged with neglecting her now dead disabled adult daughter.
Defence lawyer Andre Ouellette appeared in provincial court on Thursday on behalf of Patricia Couture, who faces a charge of failure to provide the necessaries of life for her daughter, Melissa. 252 more words
A 59-year-old woman cried in a Quebec courtroom on Thursday as she recalled the sexual, psychological and physical abuse she suffered as a child at the hands of her foster parents and their friends. 428 more words
A 19-year-old man is facing firearm charges following a standoff in the 900 block of Avenue H North.
Officers on Wednesday took the man into custody after police received a call around 3:30 p.m. 181 more words
Former Montreal police officer Stéfanie Trudeau thumbed her nose at the justice system after learning she would receive a sentence, for having assaulted a man she arrested four years ago, that will leave her with a criminal record. 653 more words