Not guilty verdict in Wasaga Beach stabbing trial

Francesco Molinaro

Eric Talbot has been found not guilty of second-degree murder in the 2016 stabbing death of Francesco Molinaro in Wasaga Beach. Molinaro, 18, was fatally stabbed during a three-on-one street fight on May 21, 2016. After the jury read the verdict, the judge had this to say to Talbot, “You are being given a second chance, which Molinaro will never have.  I hope you make good use of it.”The 22-year-old’s defence lawyer says he will be spending some time with his family in the coming days. Last week Jonathan LandsbergRead More

Trial starts for man facing weapons charges after Highway 3 crash

Highway 3 crash

CTV Windsor Published Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:58PM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:59PM EST A trial has started for a Toronto man facing several firearms charges after a crash on Highway 3. On April 26, 2017, a head-on crash happened between Sexton Side Road and Walker. An elderly couple was seriously hurt in the crash, but this trial is about what police say was found in the Lexus. According to AM800 News, Tecumseh firefighters testified Tuesday that they were assessing the passenger in the Lexus when theyRead More

Killer Paul Bernardo set for weapon trial; lifer accused of having ‘shank’

Paul Bernardo

NAPANEE, Ont. — Notorious killer and serial rapist Paul Bernardo is due in an eastern Ontario courtroom today for his trial on a weapons possession charge. Authorities accuse the maximum-security inmate of possessing a “shank” — consisting of a screw with a pen as a handle — in prison in February. The 54-year-old Bernardo had said he wanted to get the trial done before a parole hearing scheduled for later this month. His lawyer says his client is presumed innocent and will be acquitted. Also known as the “Scarborough rapist,”Read More

Court hears closing arguments in trial of two accused in Ryan Sugar’s death

Ryan Sugar murder

Court heard closing arguments Monday in the first-degree murder trial of two people accused in the death of Ryan Sugar. Sugar’s body was found in a burnt out house on McTavish Street in North Central Regina in October 2016, one week after a fire on October 5. Colinda Hotomanie, Gregory Wolfe, and Jessica Pangman were all charged with first-degree murder in Sugar’s death in December of 2016. Hotomanie and Wolfe are currently on trial and Pangman will be tried at a later date. In court on Monday, the Crown wentRead More

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

Colorado DJ’s suit against Taylor Swift dismissed in groping trial

DENVER (Reuters) – Pop star Taylor Swift on Friday won an important ruling in the trial stemming from her allegation that she was groped by a Colorado disc jockey, with the judge dismissing the DJ’s rival claim accusing the singer of wrongfully getting him fired. The ruling by U.S. District Judge William Martinez left intact Swift’s assault and battery countersuit against David Mueller, who asserts he was falsely accused by the recording star and ousted from his $150,000-a-year job at radio station KYGO-FM under pressure from her. The Grammy-winning artistRead More

Jury deliberations at Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial enter third day | Reuters

By Joseph Ax | NORRISTOWN, Pa. NORRISTOWN, Pa. Jurors at Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial were scheduled for more deliberations on Wednesday after failing to reach a verdict after two days of discussions that stretched into the night. Cosby, 79, is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. The jury began deliberating Cosby’s fate late on Monday afternoon following a six-day trial in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Approximately 60 other women have made similar allegations against the former star of the hit 1980s TVRead More

Bayer, J&J win second U.S. trial over Xarelto bleeding risks | Reuters

A federal jury has cleared Bayer AG and Johnson & Johnson of liability in the second trial to stem from thousands of lawsuits blaming injuries on the blood thinner Xarelto, the drug companies said on Monday. (Reporting by Nate Raymond in Boston; Editing by Dan Grebler) ‘); $(‘.second-article-divide’).append($(‘.slider.slider-module’)); $(‘.third-article-divide’).append(”); var median = (relatedItemsTotal / 2); var $relatedContentGroupOne = $(‘ ul’); var $relatedContentGroupTwo = $(‘ ul’); $.each($relatedItems, function(k,v) { if (k + 1 Also In Health News Source link

AbbVie’s rheumatoid arthritis drug succeeds in late-stage trial | Reuters

U.S. drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Wednesday its drug to treat moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis met the main goal in a late-stage study. Two doses of the drug, upadacitinib, were compared against a placebo in the 12-week long study, AbbVie said. (Reporting by Divya Grover in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar) ‘); $(‘.second-article-divide’).append($(‘.slider.slider-module’)); $(‘.third-article-divide’).append(”); var median = (relatedItemsTotal / 2); var $relatedContentGroupOne = $(‘ ul’); var $relatedContentGroupTwo = $(‘ ul’); $.each($relatedItems, function(k,v) { if (k + 1 Also In Health News Source link