This time he admitted to the crime, but presented evidence that he was suffering from sexsomnia and argued that he was sleeping when he raped the woman. The Ontario Court of Appeal granted him a new trial, which began in April 2017. On Monday, a Brockville judge will decide if the original conviction should stand or if Hartman is not criminally responsible because of a sleep disorder.
A group of female MPPs are receiving praise for their empowering revision of Maclean’s latest cover. Earlier this week, the Canadian magazine debuted their latest issue, featuring four conservative leaders” Ontario Premier Doug Ford, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister, Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer, UCP leader Jason Kenney and Saskatchewan Premier Scot Moe, dubbing them “The resistance” against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s carbon tax plan. Powerful conservative leaders from across the country are suddenly united against Justin Trudeau’s carbon tax plan.
"The hardest part is that this was so easily prevented. And we lost a daughter so needlessly."
MacIvor and her friend were watching Jack White as he played The White Stripes' hit Seven Nation Army Friday night when they turned to each other for a kiss. The usher placed her hand in between them and asked them to stop, MacIvor said.
Whenever Joyce Creamer leaves her home in New Glasgow to buy groceries or run errands, she usually pulls on a ball cap to hide her bald head. Creamer, 69, has glioblastoma, the same type of brain cancer that Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie died from last year. Since last June Creamer has undergone 15 rounds of radiation and 23 rounds of chemotherapy.
"Considering that this ban disproportionately impacts female exam writers, we find it to be sexist and unfair."
An 11-year-old girl suffered eye sight loss after dressing up for Halloween in Quebec, Canada.
"His advances began innocently enough, or at least innocent to my 15-year-old mind."
A woman says she was targeted by thieves and then humiliated when she turned to her insurance company for help. Criminals cleared out her family's storage locker and when she tried to make a claim, her insurance adjuster told her to get out of his office because she was breastfeeding her newborn. Ashly Cosgrove says her one-month-old son was tucked under her headscarf while she was nursing.
"We can all have differences of opinion, but this is about hate and ignorance, and it’s as black and white as the flag in the photo."
A Canadian mother is sharing her family's year-and-a-half long search for answers after her son was diagnosed with a rare disorder.
Nearly half of Canadians consider themselves someone who struggles with anxiety -- a number that seems to be constantly increasing among younger generations.
One Canadian couple bumped into the Beatles star on their special day — and the wedding photos are unforgettable.
"We do not promote lipstick, but rather we encourage our BSS students to make their own choices. "
Politicians in Nova Scotia unanimously passed a bill Tuesday making the province the third in the country to introduce a ban on conversion therapy. "It entrenches the rights of individuals and a diversity that our province has become known for," Furey said in an interview at Province House. Karla MacFarlane, the interim Tory leader in Nova Scotia, said she was thrilled to see the bill pass.
A first-year student at the University of Calgary in Canada simply wanted to get in contact with a woman he met at a bar, but what he got was much more than he bargained for.
Carlos Zetina, a student at the University of Calgary, is one of those people. On Thursday, Zetina apparently hit it off with a woman named Nicole at a campus bar, and helped her and a friend get home from a night out.