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Closing arguments heard in trial of Manitoba teacher charged with sexual assault of underage girl

Closing arguments heard in trial of Manitoba teacher charged with sexual assault of underage girl

Closing arguments were presented Thursday in the trial for a former Lorette teacher charged with sexually assaulting an underage girl. Remi Dallaire has pleaded not guilty to four criminal charges including sexual assault, touching a person under 16 for a sexual purpose, inviting touching and making available sexually explicit material. The trial which started Monday wrapped up Thursday afternoon. Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Ken Champagne could have a decision as early as Friday afternoon. The girl, who cannot be named due to a publication ban, testified she wasRead More


Serena Williams loses U.S. Open following arguments with umpire

Serena Williams loses U.S. Open following arguments with umpire

Howard Fendrich, The Associated Press Published Saturday, September 8, 2018 5:53PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, September 8, 2018 11:13PM EDT NEW YORK — The events and the arguing and the booing that would make this a U.S. Open final unlike any other began when Serena Williams’ coach made what she insisted was an innocent thumbs-up, but the chair umpire interpreted as a helpful signal. It was the second game of the second set Saturday, in a packed Arthur Ashe Stadium, and Williams’ bid for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam titleRead More