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Sentencing hearing for Alberta mom who 'gambled away' son's life with holistic remedies

CALGARY — Sentencing arguments are to be heard today for a woman who treated her son with holistic remedies before he died of a strep infection. 295 more words


'You stabbed me brother,' witness heard dying Regina man say

The jury at a Regina murder trial heard how an eviction in the middle of the night culminated in one brother dying in the street from a stab wound and the other ultimately charged in his death. 521 more words


Manslaughter trial begins in case of man stabbed during drug robbery

A jury trial began Monday at Saskatoon Court of Queen’s Bench in connection with the death of 35-year-old Johnathon Keenatch-Lafond, who was stabbed during what the Crown called a “robbery gone wrong.” 319 more words

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Doctor tells trial woman's injuries were consistent with being raped

Injuries suffered by a Calgary woman, who said she was brutally assaulted and raped in a downtown parking structure, were consistent with non-consensual sex, a doctor testified Thursday. 388 more words

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Barbara Kay: Messy evidentiary rule used to convict rookie officer of sexual assault

How fast can a life go from perfect to wrecked? In the case of former York Regional Police officer Noor Hayat Khan: 17 seconds, followed by public humiliation, expulsion from a career dreamt of from boyhood, seven years of sexual-assault trial hell and legal expenditures of $100,000. 1,106 more words

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Richard Massen sexual assault case delayed after health issue raised

A sexual assault trial involving an Amherstburg man that was set to begin Monday has been adjourned, after his lawyer told the court new information may help resolve the case. 225 more words

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A man convicted of sexually assaulting a girl is suing her family for brutally beating him

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — A New Brunswick man who sexually assaulted an underage girl is now suing her family and friends for brutally beating him. 685 more words