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Slim’s Criminal Law News Nov 16 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Daryll Rowe guilty – but is criminal law the right way to stop the spread of HIV?

Daryll Rowe infected five male sexual partners with HIV, and tried unsuccessfully to infect a further five. Yesterday, he was convicted in the Crown Court at Lewes on ten counts of causing, and attempting to cause, grievous bodily harm. He will be sentenced in January.

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

 

Canada’s strangest laws: From witchcraft to blasphemy to sleigh bells

We like to think of our laws as a logical system, and at their best, they are.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News May 7 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Thinking Critically – Stephan verdict sets important precedent

I was planning on writing about the David and Collet Stephan verdict in which two Alberta parents were found guilty of not providing the necessaries of life, which led to the death of their son Ezekial. Then I read Dr. Steven Novella’s take on the case and felt I really wanted my readers to have an opportunity to read it as well.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Apr 28 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Alberta parents found guilty in son’s death from meningitis

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — A divisive trial that drew strong opinions from both sides of the naturopathic medicine debate came to a tearful conclusion Tuesday as an eight-woman, four-man jury found an Alberta couple guilty of failing to provide the necessaries of life for their toddler son.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Oct 1 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

An examination of couples who commit crime together

Partners in Sex Crimes: When Women Help Their Husbands Rape and Murder

Women who kill with their husbands are often given lighter sentencing, but that doesn’t necessarily mean their crimes are less brutal.

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