High Profile Cases
Satinderpal Sran was spared from criminal responsibility after the defence lawyer raised questions about the accuracy of an expert report
The driver of a car involved in a single-vehicle fatal crash in northeast Calgary was fleeing a crime scene, not being chased, a witness testified
Former Calgary resident Barry Roach is a free man after the prosecution stayed his second-degree murder charge midway through his preliminary inquiry.
The prosecution dropped a murder charge against a city man in the hit and run death of a Calgary teen and will pursue less serious charges.
The remains of 38-year-old Junior Morris Laidley were found in a burned out white BMW 328i in Lamont County on Jan. 10, 2016. Photo by supplied / RCMP Article content
Accused killer Barry Roach can return to live in Nova Scotia while his murder charge makes its way through Calgary courts, a judge ruled Friday.
The Crown confirms a second-degree murder charge has been stayed in connection with the 2016 death of a Calgary man whose remains were found in a wooded-area outside the city.
Woman charged in connection with murder of Calgary Uber driver granted bail
Man pleads guilty to assault for shooting CO2 gun at teen who died during high-speed chase | CBC News
A Calgary man once facing a murder charge in connection with the death of a teen who was involved in a high-speed chase has pleaded guilty to assault and assault with a weapon.
Stephane Parent is charged with second-degree murder in the Valentine’s Day murder of his then-girlfriend Adrienne McColl, in 2002.
Man lured to home, then savagely beaten and robbed over prostitution debt, court told
Woman pleads guilty to manslaughter in death of Calgary Uber driver
Calgary senior gets three-year sentence for role in multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme
Suspect in historical murder case will have to wait to learn if he’ll be free pending trial
A Calgary man who held a victim hostage in a garage for two days after beating him so badly bones were broken in his face, foot and hand has been handed a four-year prison term.
Lawyers for four men accused of kidnapping, robbery and firearms offences are trying to convince a judge to let their clients walk free due to a four-year delay in getting the case to trial.
Triple homicides and 2002 Valentine’s Day killing among top Calgary court cases to watch in 2021 – CBC
Three trials concerning multiple killings — two involving children — and one trial occurring 18 years after a beloved 21-year-old disappeared on Valentine’s Day are among the high-profile …
Trials in multiple high-profile cases are set to take place in the new year including those involving triple-murder suspect Dustin Duthie and accused killer Stephane Parent, charged in the Valentine’s Day 2002 death of his girlfriend
As part of a plea deal brokered by his lawyer, Mussa was handed a 10-year prison term
About a dozen of Dawns Baptiste’s family members were in the courtroom when the verdict was read out and many began crying, including her brother. WARNING: Details in this story are graphic.
For breaking her baby’s jaw, elbow and rib, a Calgary mother will almost certainly spend less than two years behind bars.
In the dead of winter, Darby Shade left his shoes and jacket behind at a house party as he ran away from two men who had broken a bottle over his head, according to the facts filed as part of the …
Being a party to the killing of aspiring MMA fighter lands man equivalent of three-year prison term – calgaryherald
Article content “You heard Mr. Shade was a boxer and an MMA fighter, but the high alcohol level left him unable to defend himself,” Mercier said.
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After orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in Canadian history, Milowe Brost and Gary Sorenson are out of prison after serving just over two years of their 12-year sentences, according to parole …
HIV positive Calgary man who had unprotected sex with women a ‘black hole of human emotion’: Crown – CBC
Described by victims as a “predator” and a “terrorist,” John Joseph McNamara was sentenced to 7½ years in prison on Thursday for refusing to tell six women he is HIV positive.
Calgary man should be found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in death of Dawns Baptiste: defence lawyer – Calgary – Global News
A lawyer for a man on trial for first-degree murder in the death of a Calgary mother of four says Curtis Healy should be found guilty of second-degree murder instead.
Dozens of inmates at the Calgary Remand Centre have launched a hunger strike, complaining that their food portions are too small and they’re forced to wear the same clothes for a week at a time.
Several victims who lost money in a scheme orchestrated by Ken Fowler showed up at court to see the convicted fraudster sentenced to three years in prison for his role in a $12.5 million scam.
A judge has sentenced two men to 12 years in prison for one of the largest Ponzi schemes in Canadian history. Gary Sorenson, 71, and Milowe Brost, 61, were found guilty of fraud and theft in …
A Calgary man charged with keeping a woman captive in a northeast home for three weeks has been granted bail.
Shannon Hymers sat quietly wiping away tears Thursday as a Calgary judge told her she wouldn’t have to go to jail for stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars…