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City manager charged with Applebaum pleads guilty

A city manager charged with corruption along with former Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum pleaded guilty to fraud against the government and accepting bribes on Friday in Quebec Court. 461 more words

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Long-term pedophile accused of sexual touching in LaSalle

Police are seeking possible additional victims of a Montreal pedophile with an arrest sheet dating back nearly 20 years who was arrested once again last week and accused of  inciting minors to sexual touching. 264 more words

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Crown seeks 4-year prison term for former lieutenant-governor Lise Thibault

QUEBEC — Former Quebec lieutenant-governor Lise Thibault burst into tears Friday when a judge asked her whether she had anything to say after a prosecutor’s recommendation she receive a four-year prison sentence for fraud and breach of trust. 340 more words

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New sex charge filed against ex-Alpine Canada ski coach Bertrand Charest


A new charge has been laid against a former national ski coach who is already facing a host of sex-related accusations.

The Crown introduced the single charge, involving a new alleged victim, during Bertrand Charest’s brief court hearing on Friday. 130 more words

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Laval man faces charges in connection with 32 break-ins

A Laval man is facing charges following a rash of burglaries in the St-Vincent de Paul district.

Laval police announced Friday that they had arrested a suspect in connection with 32 break-ins. 87 more words

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The Story So Far: Warrant ruled invalid, accused acquitted in crash that killed two

Hello and welcome to The Story So Far for Friday, May 22.

Click on the audio player below to hear the rundown on some of the stories we’re following for you today. 33 more words

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Hundreds of inmates had plastic surgery at B.C.'s Oakalla prison

Canada’s largest experiment with the use of plastic surgery as a crime deterrent took place at British Columbia’s Oakalla Prison Farm.

For a decade, starting in March 1953, a Vancouver plastic surgeon operated on 450 prisoners at the provincial facility in Burnaby, B.C. 303 more words

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