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Ottawa sex slave trial: 'I kept begging them to stop': teen girl

In a horrifying account of being hog-tied and gagged, then repeatedly raped in a Nepean basement by a young couple, a teen girl told police in 2014 that she was screaming in pain and begging them to stop. 399 more words

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Ben Johnson sexual assault trial wraps up, judge to rule Oct. 30

There’s no doubt, “something happened in the washroom,” the lawyer representing ex-Spitfire hockey player Ben Johnson conceded during closing arguments in a sexual assault trial… 475 more words


Judge rejects mistrial bid that accused him of sleeping on the job

A veteran provincial court judge has dismissed an application for a mistrial by a man who alleged the judge had fallen asleep during key testimony at his assault trial three months ago. 724 more words

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Leamington man not guilty of all charges in neighbour dispute

A Leamington man was found not guilty Thursday of eight charges against him including arson, mischief assault, intimidation and breach of probation.

Justice George King delivered his ruling to Jay David Shanks in Superior Court. 130 more words


Florida appeals court denies bail for Canadian diplomat's teen son charged with murder

MIAMI — A Florida appeals court has refused to release on bail a Canadian diplomat’s teenage son while the youth awaits trial on a murder charge. 332 more words


EFCC appeal Francis Atuche's judgment

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has been urged to set aside the judgement of a Lagos High Court which discharged a former Managing Director of defunct Bank PHB, Mr. 322 more words

James Holmes pleads insanity. Verdict - Life Imprisonment

A jury in the US state of Colorado has spared gunman James Holmes the death penalty for killing 12 people at a screening of a Batman film in 2012. 392 more words

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