Kidnapping

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Bring Back Our Conscience

Every day, the news through all its venues reaches us with increasing calls to humanity to rise to the occasion and effect change. Our great danger is the temptation to move from one issue to another, like a stone skipping over a quiet pond, instead of sticking to our original commitments, seeing them through to the end. Just such a cause occurred 842 days ago, when the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram captured 276 Nigerian schoolgirls, dragging them off into captivity and the kinds of horror that are too easy to imagine.
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Crown Seeks Life For Romeo Cormier

MONCTON, N.B. - A New Brunswick judge condemned Romeo Cormier's crimes as "horrendous" as he gave the man an 18-year prison sentence Thursday for holding a woman against her will and sexually assaulti...

Victim Disputes Romeo Cormier Testimony

CBC -- Prosecutors have recalled the woman who says Romeo Cormier kidnapped and sexually assaulted her after the Moncton, N.B., man spent two days in the witness box disputing the story his accuser pr...