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Slim’s Criminal Law News Feb 10 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Bissonnette judge’s ‘unusual’ sentencing decision likely to be appealed: experts

MONTREAL — A Quebec judge’s “unusual” decision to modify the Criminal Code as he sentenced six-time murderer Alexandre Bissonnette to a life sentence with no possibility of parole for 40 years highlights the ongoing legal debate over consecutive life sentences in Canada, according to legal experts.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Nov 27 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Nuremberg war crimes trials 70 years on: a complex legacy

On November 20, 1945, the first of the Nuremberg trials began in the main court building of the Bavarian town of Nuremberg with the indictment of 22 of the most senior Nazis that had been captured alive.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 2 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Quite a stiff sentence

Louisiana man gets life in prison for selling $20 worth of pot

Angola – A hungry and homeless man who was entrapped into selling $20 worth of marijuana to an undercover narcotics officer in Louisiana has been sentenced to life in prison, with hard labor, and no parole.

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