Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

not criminally responsible News

Killer of Toronto cop can continue receiving escorted day passes

Toronto - The Ontario Court of Appeal has dismissed a Crown appeal of the decision of the Ontario Review Board that allowed Richard Kachkar to receive supervised day passes. Kachkar was found not criminally responsible in the killing of Toronto Sgt. Ryan Russell.

Doctor: Man who beheaded bus passenger should get more freedom

Winnipeg - A psychiatrist told the Manitoba Review Board that Vincent Li, the man who was found not criminally responsible after beheading fellow bus passenger Tim McLean, should be given more freedom including unescorted passes from the institution.

Canada reintroduces bill concerning mentally ill offenders

Ottawa - The Canadian government introduced the bill to make it more difficult for persons found not criminally responsible to obtain their freedom and to give more rights to victims of crime.

New trial ordered for former Quebec doctor who killed his kids

Quebec - The Quebec Court of Appeal ordered a new trial for former cardiologist Guy Turcotte who was found not criminally responsible for the killing of his two children in 2009.

Man who beheaded Greyhound bus passenger to get more freedom

Winnipeg - The Manitoba Review Board has decided Vincent Li will not only get unescorted passes to walk the grounds of the hospital he is confined to but escorted passes to go to the beach.

Canada to crack down on mentally ill violent offenders

Ottawa - As promised, the Canadian government has introduced a bill to make it more difficult for violent offenders who suffer from mental disorders to gain their freedom.

Canada to tighten rules for mentally ill offenders

Montreal - The Canadian government will introduce legislation to amend the Criminal Code to make it more difficult for offenders who are found not criminally responsible to gain their freedom.

Search Digital Journal Archives

Set up a news alert for

not criminally responsible

not criminally responsible Image

Latest News
Top News