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Glen Luther, a law professor at the University of Saskatchewan, says the Gerald Stanley trial is an interesting case that is being closely watched by experts in the justice field.
Glen Luther, a law professor at the University of Saskatchewan, says the Gerald Stanley trial is an interesting case that is being closely watched by experts in the justice field. submitted photo/Glen Luther

Jury deliberation not an easy process; law professor

By Angela Brown
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm

It will be a challenging job for the jury involved in making a decision in the Gerald Stanley trial in the days ahead, according to a Saskatchewan law professor.

FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron discusses his issues with the justice system.
FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron discusses his issues with the justice system. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

FSIN voices concerns over Stanley trial

By Angela Brown
February 1, 2018 - 8:40pm Updated: February 2, 2018 - 1:28pm

As the Crown is winding down its case in the trial of Gerald Stanley, Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) Chief Bobby Cameron expressed his concerns today for the Boushie family and the justice system.

"We continue to pray for the family for healing," he said.

Debbie Baptiste (Colten Boushie's mother), left, and Jace Baptiste (Colten's brother) far right, leave the courthouse Wednesday.
Debbie Baptiste (Colten Boushie's mother), left, and Jace Baptiste (Colten's brother) far right, leave the courthouse Wednesday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Both sides express frustration on third day of Stanley trial

By Angela Brown
January 31, 2018 - 8:54pm Updated: February 1, 2018 - 8:47am

It was another emotional day for both sides in the high-profile murder trial of Gerald Stanley today in Battleford. The Colten Boushie family, as well as some observers with sympathies for Gerald Stanley's plight, expressed some frustrations on the third day of the trial on Wednesday.

Boushie family spokesperson, Jade Tootoosis, outside the courthouse, Tuesday.
Boushie family spokesperson, Jade Tootoosis, outside the courthouse, Tuesday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Boushie family says trial is opening old wounds

By Angela Brown
January 30, 2018 - 8:55pm Updated: January 31, 2018 - 12:41pm

Colten Boushie's family said sitting through the second day of the Gerald Stanley trial Tuesday has reopened old wounds for them, after seeing graphic photographs of the crime scene in court today.

Jade Tootoosis, Colten Boushie's cousin, stated she was concerned there were no visible Indigenous people who were selected for the jury.
Jade Tootoosis, Colten Boushie's cousin, stated she was concerned there were no visible Indigenous people who were selected for the jury. Chris Vandenbreekel/CKOM News Staff

Boushie family upset with jury representation

By Angela Brown
January 29, 2018 - 2:54pm Updated: January 29, 2018 - 3:26pm

When the jury selection for the Gerald Stanley trial concluded Monday, a spokesperson for the Colten Boushie family was visibly upset when she left the makeshift courtroom at the Alex Dillabough Centre during a break from proceedings.

Plans are underway for the trial of Gerald Stanley, who is facing a second degree murder charge related to the fatal shooting of Colten Boushie in Aug. 2016.
Plans are underway for the trial of Gerald Stanley, who is facing a second degree murder charge related to the fatal shooting of Colten Boushie in Aug. 2016.

Stanley trial to see tight court security, large jury summoned

By Angela Brown
January 24, 2018 - 12:00pm

The Gerald Stanley trial is set to start next week and will feature tight security inside and outside the Court of Queen's Bench in Battleford, as well as a large pool of several hundred potential jurors.

PM Justin Trudeau urged everyone to get out and vote at Thursday's meet and greet in North Battleford.
PM Justin Trudeau urged everyone to get out and vote at Thursday's meet and greet in North Battleford. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

PM Trudeau visits North Battleford for meet and greet rally

By Angela Brown
December 7, 2017 - 11:31pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited North Battleford Thursday for a brief meet and greet, and to show his support for Larry Ingram - the local Liberal candidate in the upcoming Battlefords-Lloydminster byelection. 

About 900 people packed the Dekker Centre to attend the event.

The second-degree murder case involving Gerald Stanley is set to go to trial in January.
The second-degree murder case involving Gerald Stanley is set to go to trial in January. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Judge named in Stanley trial, voir dire being held

By Angela Brown
November 21, 2017 - 1:00pm

The name of the judge has been announced for the second-degree murder case involving Gerald Stanley.

Chief Justice Martel Popescul, who is the chief justice for the province, will preside in a trial by jury at Court of Queen's Bench in the town of Battleford.

A total of 73 dead migratory birds were found dumped by a roadside near Unity.
A total of 73 dead migratory birds were found dumped by a roadside near Unity. submitted photo/Sasktip

Culprits sought for dumping dead geese and ducks on roadside

By Angela Brown
November 15, 2017 - 2:00pm

Sasktip is asking for the public's help in catching the culprit or culprits responsible for killing and dumping 73 dead migratory birds by a roadside near Unity.

Officers believe the incident took place between the evening of Oct. 17 and the morning of Oct. 18.  

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