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Compelling New Book Details Wrongful Conviction Of B.C.'s Ivan Henry

Georgialee Lang | Posted 10.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Georgialee Lang

With twists and turns galore, as well as an unvarnished glimpse of Canada's brutal prison system, McEwen's book is a compelling must-read for anyone who still believes justice should be blind, and that it is better that 10 guilty men go free than to have one innocent man suffer.

September: Life Insurance Awareness Month

Jane Blaufus | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada Living
Jane Blaufus

This weekend a piece of Ontario history burned to the ground with the overnight loss of the St. Jacob's farmer's market. Ironically, my husband and I ...

Leave Work Out of Your Status Updates, or You'll Be Sorry

Joshua Slayen | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Business
Joshua Slayen

The scenario is not that uncommon: You hate your job, you hate your boss, you hate your co-workers, so you go home and share your woes on Facebook to your closest of friends. But it's pretty obvious to everyone by now that you can get terminated for something you post on Facebook. So what can you do to protect yourself?

Lady Justice, You're a Fickle Mistress

Peter Worthington | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

Three odd cases of "justice" are in the news these days, all of them likely to make those who don't commit crimes uneasy. No sane person wants an innocent person wrongly convicted (hence the abolishment of the death penalty). By the same token, no sane person wants a guilty person freed on a technicality. Marian Andrzejewski, Byron Sonne and Michael Rafferty all made headlines for their less-than-usual cases.