Kim Pate

Alamy

Sex For Drugs At Ontario Prison?

The Ontario women’s prison under the microscope for the 2007 fatal self-strangulation of troubled teen Ashley Smith is grappling with new allegations that a male guard was smuggling drugs in exchange...
CP

Can Battered Women Hire A Hitman?

OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada will hear arguments this week on whether the battered woman's defence can be widened to include the hiring of a hit man to kill an abusive spouse.That question wil...