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Police escort the youth into the Government of Saskatchewan building where court was held in La Loche Friday morning.
Police escort the youth into the Government of Saskatchewan building where court was held in La Loche Friday morning. File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Judge 'dismayed' after learning of media lockout at La Loche shooter appearance

By battlefordNOW Staff
February 25, 2018 - 9:04am Updated: February 25, 2018 - 10:12am

A lot of questions arose after the media were locked out of the courthouse for the La Loche school shooter’s sentencing hearing, but the judge presiding said she had no idea they weren’t being allowed in until after issuing a decision.

Gerald Stanley's lawyer, Scott Spencer, released a statement Friday blasting the media, and to state the case was not about racial tensions.
Gerald Stanley's lawyer, Scott Spencer, released a statement Friday blasting the media, and to state the case was not about racial tensions. file photo/CKOM Staff

Stanley trial begins Monday

By battlefordNOW Staff
January 28, 2018 - 1:25pm

Monday, the jury will be selected for the high-profile trial of Gerald Stanley.

Stanley is facing a second-degree murder charge related to the fatal shooting of Colten Boushie, 22, in August 2016 on his farm near Biggar.

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