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Man accused in death of 20-month-old Sherbrooke baby

A 27-year-old man was formally accused of manslaughter following the death of a 20-month-old toddler on Sept. 26.

Dave Poulin Beaunoyer, who is not the child’s father, appeared at the Sherbrooke courthouse Wednesday. 108 more words

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Plowman and Swallow lose appeal of manslaughter sentences

Two men convicted in a fatal attack on a 21-year-old outside a Vancouver nightclub six years ago have lost an appeal of their seven-year sentences. 401 more words

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Kids' blood found on objects around home, Turcotte trial hears

ST-JÉRÔME — An expert says he believes Guy Turcotte stabbed his children with his right hand while holding them down with the other because his left shirt sleeve had traces of blood. 290 more words

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Ex-CBC host Ghomeshi to return to court for trial in February 2016 after pleading not guilty to all charges

TORONTO — Disgraced former broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi is headed to trial after he pleaded not guilty to five charges, including four counts of sexual assault and one count of overcoming resistance by choking. 175 more words


Dunlop pleads guilty to killing Laura Furlan, dumping nude body in park

Christopher Ward Dunlop scoured the Internet on Aug 25, 2009, for such topics as ‘fingerprints on dead bodies,’ ‘ latent fingerprints on human skin,’ ‘rates of decomposition,’ ‘methods to dispose of bodies using fire,’ ‘methods to dispose of a human body by burial,’ and ‘DNA testing for semen.’ 636 more words

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Guy Turcotte's murder trial loses a juror

The trial of a former Quebec doctor who is charged with murdering his children has lost a juror.

That means 11 people will now continue to hear the case against Guy Turcotte. 72 more words

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Guy Turcotte's ex-wife says she never believed he could kill their kids

ST-JÉRÔME — The ex-wife of a former Quebec doctor who is charged with murdering their children says she never thought he could kill them.

Isabelle Gaston was back on the stand Tuesday at Guy Turcotte’s first-degree murder trial. 294 more words

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