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Man pleads guilty, gets life, for Saskatchewan gang-related shooting of Troy Napope

PRINCE ALBERT — One of two people charged in the gang-related shooting of a northern Saskatchewan man has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 10 years. 103 more words

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Confessed killer sentenced to prison for robbery committed with crime boss he fatally shot

Committing a violent robbery with a crime boss he later shot to death has landed a Calgary man a four-year, three-month sentence.

Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Bruce Millar on Wednesday accepted a joint sentencing submission from Crown prosecutor Scott Watson and defence lawyer Alain Hepner for that term for Joshua Matechuk. 278 more words

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Calgary woman was getting treatment when husband fatally stabbed her acupuncturist

The last words a city woman heard her acupuncturist utter before he was slain was a denial to her husband that they were having an affair, court heard Wednesday. 402 more words

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Windsor police identify deceased in vehicular death investigation

Windsor police have identified the man who detectives believe was fatally struck by a vehicle near the Little Memphis Cabaret during the early morning hours of April 29. 412 more words

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Gunman sought as friends, family remember victims of brazen Calgary shootings

Friends and family continue to express their sadness after learning of a double fatal shooting outside a southeast Calgary grocery store Sunday night.

Those who knew Colin Reitberger paid tribute in social media posts to the victim they described as having a contagious smile and a good sense of humour, who was “always there” for others. 320 more words

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Leflar's mother, Crown don't buy youth's apology

Reading from a letter he prepared for court on Tuesday, the 19-year-old man awaiting sentence for murdering 16-year-old Hannah Leflar said he “can’t apologize enough” for what he did. 786 more words

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Police officer feared terrorist attack responding to deadly stabbing last year

When Const. James Dore responded to a multiple stabbing call last June 16 he feared a possible terrorist attack.

But while Dore found a bloodbath when he arrived at the scene, he only discovered one fatal stabbing victim, he testified Tuesday. 461 more words

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