Quebec girl’s autopsy results withheld
CBC News Posted: Oct 26, 2011 5:19 PM ET Last Updated: Oct 26, 2011 7:04 PM ET
Sophie Fitzpatrick, seen here at a Chelsea Nordiq event in 2009, was found dead Saturday. Her adopted mother, Kathrine Dufresne, is charged with first-degree murder. (The Low Down to Hull and Back News)
Quebec provincial police will not release results from an autopsy on the seven-year-old girl found dead at her family’s home in Chelsea on Saturday, CBC News has learned.
A police spokeswoman told CBC News that autopsy results on Sophie Fitzpatrick would be held for the pending trial.
Egg-toss hazing prompts Ottawa student protest
Hazing of Grade 9 students called ‘a tradition’
CBC News Posted: Sep 14, 2011 12:37 PM ET Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011 3:44 PM ET
Grade 12 student Mykal Baytaluk was suspended from Nepean High School and transferred after he was involved in a hazing incident. Baytaluk insists he would do it again. (CBC)
About two dozen students gathered outside Nepean High School Wednesday to protest a fellow student’s expulsion. CBC
Man arrested in Moncton shooting
CBC News Posted: Oct 26, 2011 10:27 AM AT Last Updated: Oct 26, 2011 10:20 AM AT
The man, who was shot outside the Night Palace bar early Saturday morning, has been released from hospital. Ray Richard
A Moncton man has been arrested in connection with a shooting across from the Night Palace bar last Saturday morning.
Occupy protesters promise to let Muslim festival go ahead
CBC News Posted: Oct 26, 2011 8:53 AM MT Last Updated: Oct 26, 2011 8:35 AM MT
An organizer of a cultural festival set for Olympic Plaza this weekend says he’s been assured by Occupy Calgary protesters that they will move aside temporarily to let the event go ahead.
Photo of suspect in fatal shooting released
CBC News Posted: Oct 26, 2011 11:55 AM ET Last Updated: Oct 26, 2011 1:36 PM ET
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Tattoos on neck, body
Darnell St. Clair Wright, 32, faces a charge of first-degree murder. (Toronto police)
$400,000 OHIP thief sentenced to jail
CBC News Posted: Oct 25, 2011 11:43 AM ET Last Updated: Oct 25, 2011 6:24 PM ET
A Tecumseh, Ont. woman who pleaded guilty to stealing Ontario Health Insurance cheques intended for doctors will serve time in jail. CBC
A Tecumseh, Ont., woman who pleaded guilty to stealing more than $400,000 using Ontario Health Insurance Plan cheques intended for doctors will serve time in jail.
Justice Lloyd Dean sentenced Baljit Dhaliwal to nine months in jail and three years probation on Tuesday.
Baby born on Toronto-bound flight
CBC News Posted: Oct 25, 2011 6:28 PM ET Last Updated: Oct 25, 2011 7:17 PM ET
An EMS team arrives to take mother and daughter to hospital. Courtesy Balvinder Singh Ahuja
The passenger cabin of an Air India flight to Toronto turned into a delivery room on the weekend when a baby was born at 11,000 metres.
The mother and child are safe and sound and on the ground now — “so happy,” according to the family — but there was great concern at the time.
Edmonton company fined for foreign workers
CBC News Posted: Oct 25, 2011 2:50 PM MT Last Updated: Oct 25, 2011 2:41 PM MT
An Edmonton company was fined for hiring foreign workers without authorization, according to the Canada Border Services Agency.
Empire Drywall pleaded guilty Tuesday in Edmonton Provincial Court to four counts of employing temporary foreign workers lacking proper authorization.
They were fined $9,000 for each count, totaling $36,000.
The Canada Border Services Agency — responsible for investigating people in violation of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act — launched an investigation on the Empire Drywall in Sept. 2008.
This was the biggest imposed fine in the province since 2006.