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21
May

Truro baby basher gets house arrest

Truro’s James Joseph Pumphrey has finally been sentenced for a March 2011 assault on his infant son.

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21
May

The plans to kickstart the sluggish courts

With the province’s justice system publicly and embarrassingly in a malaise of sluggishness, you’d think there would be a push on to diagnose the cause and treat the symptoms. 

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09
May
Is a broadened animal sale ban in the offing for Gail Benoit?

Is a broadened animal sale ban in the offing for Gail Benoit?

A trusted law enforcement source says officials are taking a hard look at pressing for a ban which would see Gail Benoit banned from buying or selling any animal of any kind.

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08
May
Gail Benoit skips court to sell cat to Frank reporter

Gail Benoit skips court to sell cat to Frank reporter

Just a few hours before Gail Benoit was slated to appear in a Bridgewater courtroom to answer to charges in relation to the alleged sale of a stolen puppy today (May 8), Gail - who is Public Enemy Number One for animal rights advocates in these parts - was trying to sell me a kitten in the parking lot of a Tim Horton's. And not just any kitten.

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06
May

Legal languor causes another Crown case to go tits up

Disbarred Sackville lawyer Dick Murtha finally got a break. He was granted a judicial stay on April 24 that brought an end to a five-year courtroom disaster and the 21 charges against him that alleged he bilked clients out of $200,000.

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