The Crown will conduct a closed-door hearing with a judge to see if it has to disclose new evidence to the defence on a Calgary murder case.Justice Suzanne Bensler yesterday...Read More
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Seeing a knife attack in a busy Boxing Week Chinook Centre parking lot landed a mother and daughter in the middle of a pepper-spray assault, court heard yesterday. [the witness] testified...Read More
Woman thought young men just ‘fooling around’When [the witness] saw several young men run in front of her van in Chinook Centre’s southeast parking lot, spraying what she thought was...Read More
Growing poppy plants in his backyard has landed a Calgary man a one-year conditional sentence. [the accused] pleaded guilty yesterday to a single charge of cultivation of opium poppies for...Read More
The identity of a man who viciously stabbed another man in a Chinook Centre parking lot 18 months ago was again clouded when a witness to the attack took the...Read More
Following a day in which defence lawyers poked holes in its medical expert’s evidence, the Crown won’t proceed with the most serious charge against two motorcyclists involved in a fatal...Read More
Victim’s mother infuriatedRead More
The friend of a man savagely pepper-sprayed and knifed in the Chinook Centre parking lot told court yesterday how he fled as the assault began. [the friend] said he was walking...Read More
IN COURT - Stabbing victim was able to identify his attackers outside Chinook Centre before his vision was drastically reduced by pepper spray they sprayed into his face, Crown prosecutor...Read More
The victim of a vicious stabbing outside Chinook Centre 18 months ago became emotional and upset when he picked his attacker out of a photo lineup the following day, a...Read More