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Suspect shot at police after chase, court hears

After ramming two police cruisers while fleeing a standoff with RCMP members, an attempted murder suspect started shooting at police, court was told Tuesday.

Crown prosecutor Roy Smith, reading from a statement of agreed facts, said central-Alberta resident Christopher Ryan Morrill fired several shots after his truck got stuck trying to cross a river. 258 more words

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Parole denied for man who killed roommate

A man who brutally killed his roommate in Saskatoon hasn’t made enough progress behind bars to be granted parole, the Parole Board of Canada decided. 344 more words

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Stonechild upset by McNab's comments, Regina jury hears

Dale Murray Stonechild told a Regina police detective he was offended by comments made by Victor Richard McNab the night the two were drinking together in McNab’s kitchen. 504 more words

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Father breaks down as graphic crime scene photos shown in court

The father of a woman killed in her home on her wedding anniversary broke down and left the courtroom Tuesday while graphic crime scene photos were displayed on a large television screen during the trial of his former son-in-law. 404 more words

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Accused murderer returned to Saskatoon, scheduled to appear in court

A 20-year-old man was scheduled to appear Wednesday in provincial court in connection with a fatal stabbing in a Saskatoon parking lot.

Miguel Gomez, 20, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 22-year-old Matthew Herman. 219 more words

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De Grood 'suffered a disease of the mind' and is not criminally responsible: Crown

Although Matthew de Grood was a ruthless “killing machine” in Calgary’s worst mass slaying, he is not criminally responsible, the Crown prosecutor told the accused’s first-degree murder trial Tuesday. 464 more words

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At 15, Alexandru Radita weighed 37 pounds due to parent's neglect, court told

Reader warning: The content of this story is disturbing.

Alexandru Radita was so emaciated when he died, the first paramedic to find his body wasn’t sure what she was looking at, she testified Tuesday. 496 more words

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