Confession Key to Convicted Killer’s Appeal

Confession Key to Convicted Killer’s Appeal

Legal mistakes resulted in a compromised trial and the wrongful conviction of a man accused of brutally killing his friend and occasional lover, his defence lawyer told Manitoba's Court of Appeal Monday.
Teen Assaulted With Metal Bar – Gangster Charged In Random Attack Gets Bail

Teen Assaulted With Metal Bar – Gangster Charged In Random Attack Gets Bail

A well-known member of the Manitoba Hells Angels who allegedly broke the arm of a 14-year-old leukemia patient has been released from custody -- despite strong objections by justice officials. Defence lawyer Gerri Wiebe told court Sweeney can't be kept behind bars just because he happens to be a member of the Hells Angels.