Legal Proceedings

American woman sentenced to life in Canada for deadly plot

Apr 20, 2018

An American woman who plotted to go on a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Canadian mall has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for a decade

US Halifax mall plotter admired Columbine, doc reveals

Apr 16, 2018

A Canadian prosecutor is recommending a sentence of 20 years for an American woman who pleaded guilty last year to conspiracy to commit murder in a plot that envisioned her and two online friends pulling out their guns at a Canadian mall

The Latest: Croatia praises Serb conviction for war crimes

Apr 11, 2018

Croatia is satisfied with a U.N. court's conviction of a Serb ultranationalist for war crimes committed in the Balkans in the 1990s but not with the length of his 10-year sentence

UN court sentences Serbian ultranationalist leader to 10 years in prison, partially overturning acquittal

Apr 11, 2018

UN court sentences Serbian ultranationalist leader to 10 years in prison, partially overturning acquittal

Finland's first terror trial opens over 2017 stabbings

Apr 9, 2018

A trial has opened in Finland in the case of a Moroccan asylum seeker and alleged Islamic State sympathizer charged with fatally stabbing two people and wounding eight others in August

Railway won't have to stand trial for Canada train disaster

Apr 4, 2018

Canadian officials say the bankrupt railway at the center of a 2013 train derailment that killed 47 people in Quebec will not have to stand trial for criminal negligence

Singapore court imposes hefty fines for Airbnb rentals

Apr 4, 2018

A court in Singapore has fined two men for breaching laws banning short-term rentals by renting out condominium units through online services such as Airbnb, Craigslist and HomeAway

Quebec mosque shooting suspect changes mind, pleads guilty

Mar 28, 2018

The man accused in the slayings of six men at a Quebec City mosque is asking for forgiveness after changing his mind and pleading guilty

Quebec mosque shooting suspect pleads not guilty

Mar 26, 2018

The man accused in the slayings of six men at a Quebec City mosque has pleaded not guilty

Swiss soccer coach on trial for slaughtering family of 4

Mar 13, 2018

A 34-year-old Swiss man has gone on trial for the brutal killing of four people that shocked the small Alpine country in late 2015

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