Gun Control and Murder

As is the case after every mass murder, the recent multiple killings allegedly committed by the son of a Hollywood director has renewed the debate on the availability of firearms in the United States. Relatives of the victims, one of whom was Canadian, are questioning...

Final Appeal Denied For Former Judge

The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to hear an appeal of the murder conviction of Jacques Delisle, a former judge of the Quebec Court of Appeal. Delisle was convicted of shooting his disabled wife and claiming she had committed suicide. Responding to the...

New Trial Ordered For Guy Turcotte

The Quebec Court of Appeal in Montreal has ordered a new trial for the cardiologist who was found not guilty by reason of mental disorder in the killing of his two children. The jury’s verdict, coupled with the fact that the doctor was released prior to the...

Luka Magnotta: Life imitates Art

The intense media coverage of this gruesome murder case will reach a peak when the accused appears in court in Montreal to face criminal charges after having been extradited from Germany. Amid all the publicity surrounding the case little attention has been drawn to...