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Fort Macleod councillor, 2 other 'key participants' charged in Coutts border blockades

Coun. Marco Van Huigenbos, 32, faces charge of mischief over $5,000. Van Huigenbos's lawyer, Yoav Niv, says he has not yet received disclosure, which would shed light on why the Mounties have laid the mischief charge. Niv went on to say his client is "presumed innocent."

Fort Macleod councillor, 2 other 'key participants' charged in Coutts border blockades

Christopher Scott trial put on hold while AHS correspondence gathered for court

Whistle Stop Cafe owner Christopher Scott, right, stands with his lawyers Yoav Niv, left, and Chad Williamson, middle, outside the Red Deer provincial courthouse on Aug. 31, 2022, on what was supposed to be the second and final day of Scott's trial. Instead, the trial was paused so that more documents could be submitted to court.

Christopher Scott trial put on hold while AHS correspondence gathered for court

Man who survived southwest Calgary shooting facing various organized crime charges

Fouani’s lawyer Yoav Niv told Global News in a statement that Fouani is presumed innocent and that the matter is before the courts.

Man who survived southwest Calgary shooting facing various organized crime charges

Once a member of ISIS, Calgary woman is now a target, court told

ISIS has put a bounty on the life of a Calgary woman the Crown fears could be re-radicalized after joining the terrorism organization eight years ago, her lawyer said Friday.

Once a member of ISIS, Calgary woman is now a target, court told

Brooks man facing several sex-related charges involving underage girls is getting a new lawyer

That trial, however, will be rescheduled, court heard this week, as new lawyer Yoav Niv of Calgary was recently retained and requested more time to prepare.

Brooks man facing several sex-related charges involving underage girls is getting a new lawyer

Convicted sex offender whose lawyer was berated by Court of Appeal granted new trial

"The conviction is quashed as the appellant received ineffective legal representation at trial, which occasioned a miscarriage of justice"

Convicted sex offender whose lawyer was berated by Court of Appeal granted new trial

Four Coutts protesters charged with conspiracy to commit murder

At least three protesters arrested at the Coutts border crossing have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, with possibly a fourth to come

Four Coutts protesters charged with conspiracy to commit murder

Canadian woman who spent two years in Syrian prison camp improperly being investigated for terrorism and war crimes, her lawyer claims

'As indicated by the Supreme Court it is up to the state to prove its case and an accused should not be conscripted into helping the state do this'

Canadian woman who spent two years in Syrian prison camp improperly being investigated for terrorism and war crimes, her lawyer claims

Calgary man acquitted of aggravated assault in connection with severe injuries suffered by stepdaughter

'After considering the totality of the admissible evidence ... I believe the accused'

Calgary man acquitted of aggravated assault in connection with severe injuries suffered by stepdaughter

Lawsuit alleges Innisfail barbershop owner’s constitutional rights violated

Re-issuing tickets for violating public health orders an “abuse of process” lawsuit alleges

Lawsuit alleges Innisfail barbershop owner’s constitutional rights violated

Trial starts for Red Deer restaurant owner who is accused of defying public health orders

Ryan Langlois’ lawyer is trying to get the ‘civil disobediance case’ thrown out of court

Trial starts for Red Deer restaurant owner who is accused of defying public health orders

Calgary-area cousins to face separate trial in fall of 2022 on terrorism-related charges

Two Calgary-area men charged with terrorism-related offences will face separate jury trials in the fall of 2022 after their lawyers scheduled the hearings Friday.

Calgary-area cousins to face separate trial in fall of 2022 on terrorism-related charges

Man who conned children over the internet to send explicit photos handed seven-year prison term

Child abuse charges, including convincing a U.K. preteen to send him sexually explicit photos by posing as a young girl, has landed a former Calgary man a seven-year prison term.

Man who conned children over the internet to send explicit photos handed seven-year prison term

Lawyers for two Calgary police officers convicted in corruption case argue their appeals

Alberta’s top court heard arguments Thursday on why convictions against two Calgary officers in a police corruption case should be overturned.

Lawyers for two Calgary police officers convicted in corruption case argue their appeals

Chilling video of Calgary man killing his girlfriend's cat shown in court

Grainy and blurry video showing Calgarian Dawson Troy Miller brutally beating his girlfriend’s cat after she told him he was acting childish was played Thursday in a city courtroom.

Chilling video of Calgary man killing his girlfriend's cat shown in court

Top Calgary court cases to watch in 2020

CBC court reporter Meghan Grant gives her list of cases to follow in the upcoming year

Top Calgary court cases to watch in 2020

'Serial sexual predator': Calgary teacher gets 16 years in prison for victimizing 26 children

Calgary teacher Christian Sarile pleaded guilty to several sexual abuse-related charges involving underage girls.

'Serial sexual predator': Calgary teacher gets 16 years in prison for victimizing 26 children

Lawyer for massage therapist needs time to review disclosure

The lawyer for a Calgary massage therapist charged with sexually assaulting a client needs time to review disclosure before proceeding on the case.

Lawyer for massage therapist needs time to review disclosure

Concrete Equities exec apologizes to victims of $20-million fraud

David Humeniuk receives six-year sentence for defrauding 1,200 investors

Concrete Equities exec apologizes to victims of $20-million fraud