Defence Lawyer Worried Lack of Jury Space will Mean More Delays The Supreme Court building in St. John’s can only handle one jury trial at a time, NTV News has learned. Defence lawyer Bob Buckingham says he expected a trial for his client, David Ryan, to go ahead this fall, but was told this week […]
The condition of the Supreme Court building in St. John’s has delayed a murder trial until the fall of 2014, more than three years after the crime. A jury will be selected for the trial of Lyndon Butler and Philip Pynn on Sept. 9, 2014. The lack of a second jury room has caused a […]
A man from Lake View went on trial Wednesday for charges of animal cruelty. The SPCA seized three dogs last August at the request of the RCMP.
A homeowner in St. John’s confronted a thief breaking into his house early Monday morning. A 29-year-old man is now in custody and will return to court on Tuesday.
An independent review of the RCMP’s handling of the Leo Crockwell standoff is now public, and it had some harsh criticisms of the way the police did their jobs in Bay Bulls in 2010. NTV’s Darrin Bent reports.
Two men have been found not guilty of a home invasion in the west end of St. John’s last fall. For one, it was the second time he has been acquitted of a home invasion. The judge said her decision came down to the credibility of the complainant.
The two women charged with murder in Grand Falls-Windsor are no stranger to the courts. NTV’s Colleen Lewis looks at their prior convictions.
Two women in Grand Falls-Windsor have been charged with first-degree murder after 34-year-old Jason Skinner died in hospital on Sunday. NTV’s Colleen Lewis reports.
A man who taught engineering at the College of the North Atlantic has been nabbed by the FBI on 17 counts of fraud. Peter Omagbemi, 43, was detained by U.S. border officers while trying to cross into Maine last week. NTV’s Heather Gillis reports.
Former premier Danny Williams is being sued for more than $1 million for unpaid work by a company called Fort Management. The company was building a multimillion-dollar home for Williams when he terminated the contract for alleged cost overruns, delays and mismanagement. Williams is filing a counterclaim. NTV’s Heather Gillis reports.