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Ontario attorney general calls for more judges, Criminal Code changes to speed up justice system

TORONTO – Ontario’s attorney general is calling on the federal government to help speed up the justice system by appointing more judges and making specific changes to the country’s Criminal Code. 541 more words

Crime

RCMP looking for man after hate message written in snow outside Red Deer Islamic Center

Red Deer RCMP have released a photo, hoping to identify a man who was caught on camera writing a hate message in the snow outside the… 195 more words

Crime

Rachel Notley most threatened Alberta premier: government statistics

Between 2003 and 2015, there have been 55 recorded threats made against Alberta premiers, files from Justice and Solicitor General showed. Nineteen of those threats were aimed at Rachel Notley. 731 more words

Politics

Nova Scotia human trafficker charged anew after alleged courtroom threat: 'I'll see you'

A convicted human trafficker is facing new charges after allegedly threatening his “vulnerable, traumatized” teenage victim in full view of a Halifax courtroom.

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Insurance industry advocates for tougher distracted driving laws

The federal government said it has no plans to step into the distracted driving debate, even with Canada’s insurance industry calling for tougher laws to be enacted. 345 more words

Canada

Should distracted driving be a federal crime? Justice minister now open to discussion

The federal justice minister is changing her tone on the possibility of criminalizing distracted driving.

Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould said Thursday she’ll be discussing the issue when she meets with her provincial counterparts next month, after having previously deferred the issue of criminalization to the provincial governments. 687 more words

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