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Sentencing delayed in Ponzi trial as Sorenson hires lawyer

Gary Sorenson has hired a lawyer for sentencing after representing himself for most of his five-month jury trial that ended in guilty verdicts on two counts of fraud last weekend. 381 more words

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911 call played at murder trial: 'He asked me to stab him'

Spectators at the murder trial of Kristopher (Tray) Guenther listened in stunned silence Tuesday as a recording of a panicked call to police from the victim’s mother was played to a packed courtroom. 298 more words

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Jury convicts financial adviser of killing young mother with pipe bomb

RED DEER — Prosecutors likened the case against Brian Malley to a puzzle — and a jury put the pieces together Tuesday night, convicting him of first-degree murder for building and delivering a pipe bomb that killed a young Innisfail mother. 580 more words

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'The Michelangelo of buttocks injections' has been accused of murder

A Gothic performance artist who did illegal cosmetic surgery on the side testified at her murder trial Thursday that her body sculpting work was so popular she was dubbed “the Michelangelo of buttocks injections.” 490 more words


Defence opens in lethal pipe bomb trial

RED DEER — The lawyer for a man accused of killing a young Innisfail mother with a pipe bomb began the defence case Wednesday by calling testimony designed to chip away at the Crown’s circumstantial evidence against the accused. 514 more words

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Eyewitness says he tried in vain to save shooting victim Dexter Bain

A friend testified Wednesday he was waiting for bartender Dexter Bain to cash out at Our Place Pub & Grill about 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 27, 2010, to take him home when a masked man burst in the back door. 357 more words

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Homicide victim had just returned from court on sex charges involving minors

A man who was stabbed to death in Verdun on Monday had appeared at the Montreal courthouse just hours earlier to set new dates in a case where he was facing charges of sexual offences involving minors. 577 more words

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