Luka Magnotta Murder

Magnotta Prosecutor Wanted Jury To Watch 'Basic Instinct'

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - Jurors will begin deliberating the fate of Luka Rocco Magnotta on Tuesday with an overwhelming amount of material to consider, including a ...

He Has A Selective Memory: Psychiatrist

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - A psychiatrist who assessed Luka Rocco Magnotta for criminal responsibility says he questioned him about alleged online postings promoting ...

Psychiatrist's Credibility Attacked In Magnotta Trial

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - A psychiatrist hired by Montreal police to monitor Luka Rocco Magnotta on his flight home to Canada came under fire from the Crown on Monda...

Medical Files: He Heard Voices, Worried Others Were Spying On Him

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - A psychiatrist who assessed Luka Rocco Magnotta for criminal responsibility in the slaying and dismemberment of Jun Lin said he was sufferi...

Magnotta Schizophrenic During Murder, Psychiatrist Suggests

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - A forensic psychiatrist says she believes Luka Rocco Magnotta was in a psychotic state the night he killed Jun Lin and that while he knew w...

Magnotta Heard Voices In His Head, Family Doctor Tells Court

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta hated his life, wondered why he had been born and claimed he often heard directly from Marilyn Monroe, his psychiatrist...

Magnotta Schizophrenic, Not Criminally Responsible: Lawyer

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta is schizophrenic and was not criminally responsible when he killed Chinese student Jun Lin in 2012, his lawyer told jur...

Jury Screening Could Delay Magnotta Trial

CBC | Posted 11.12.2014 | Canada

The murder trial of LukaMagnotta may begin two weeks after its scheduled start date because the court will have to conduct in-depth interviews to ensu...

Magnotta To Stand Trial In 2014

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - The trial of accused killer Luka Rocco Magnotta will begin in September 2014, more than two years after his arrest in the death of universi...

Back In Court

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - If Luka Rocco Magnotta is ordered to stand trial, it should be on a charge of second-degree murder and not first-degree, one of his lawyers...

Magnotta Wants To Ban Public From Preliminary Hearing

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - When Luka Magnotta returns before a judge for his preliminary hearing next week, he'll seek to have the public banned entirely from the cou...

Jun Lin Remembered

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - The parents of Jun Lin took part in an emotional public memorial on Saturday as Montreal's Chinese community gathered to remember the stude...

Head Found In Montreal Belonged To Jun Lin

CP | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Police confirmed Wednesday that a human body part found in a Montreal park is indeed the missing head of Jun Lin, a major break in his murd...

Magnotta Pleads Not Guilty

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL — Luka Rocco Magnotta has pleaded not guilty in the body-parts case, appearing calm Tuesday in his first court session to face charges incl...

Magnotta To Appear In Court Today

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta uttered a single word during his first court appearance as he pleaded not guilty Tuesday to first-degree murder and fou...

Magnotta Accused Of Criminal Harassment Of PM

CBC | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada

The aspiring Montreal porn actor suspected of killing and dismembering a lover, then mailing some of the body parts to political parties ...