The emotional wounds from a sexual assault at the hands of a Lower Mainland imam four years ago continue to affect the daily life of his victim, who says if immigration officials and the B.C. Muslim Association had intervened sooner, the attack may never have happened.
Family lawyers report increase in calls seeking help to dissolve relationships.
Manitoba has strengthened its supports for victims of domestic violence, to ensure they get help well before matters appear in the courts.
A Toronto-based legal aid clinic is expanding its reach to southwestern Ontario to help Black Windsorites address legal challenges, specifically those related to anti-Black racism.
TORONTO – A 24-year-old Markham, Ont. man who killed his mother, father, sister, and grandmother inside their family home last summer has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 40 years.
The Crown wants to take the murder case against William Sandeson to the Supreme Court of Canada. Sandeson was convicted of killing Taylor Samson, a fellow student at Dalhousie University, in August 2015. The conviction, however, was overturned on appeal earlier this year.
Last year, Sonika Anand decided it was time to bring her parents, Mast Ram Atter and Kamla Atter, to Canada. They were growing old, and Anand wanted them to be closer to her and their grandchildren.