Luka Magnotta

B.C. Killers, Convicts Search For Online Love

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia

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Magnotta Shows Up On Dating Site

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada

The convicted killer joins a site that caters to Canadian prisoners looking for love.

Magnotta Drops Murder Appeal

CP National News | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta formally withdrew his appeal of a conviction in the first-degree murder of Jun Lin, deciding ultimately that he didn't ...

MAGNOTTA APPEALS

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta is appealing his conviction in the first-degree murder of Jun Lin and wants a new trial.Documents made public by the Qu...

5 Crime Stories That Shocked Us In 2014

Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 12.31.2014 | Canada

While Canada's crime rate continues to tumble — the homicide rate, for example, hasn't been this low since 1966 — this year saw no dearth of stori...

Father Of Murdered Student Has A Few Words For Montreal

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - The father of murdered Chinese student Jun Lin says he has been able to feel the compassion and kindness of Montrealers, despite not speaki...

GUILTY

CP | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada

MONTREAL -- Luka Rocco Magnotta has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the killing and dismemberment of Jun Lin in May 2012. He has also b...

GUILTY

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta stood impassively and kept his eyes trained downward as juror No. 9 rose and, in a loud, clear voice, uttered the word ...

Still No Verdict

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - The jurors debating the fate of Luka Rocco Magnotta will enter their second full week of deliberations on Tuesday after yet another day in ...

Jury Deliberations In Sixth Day

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - The jury will deliberate for a seventh day on Monday at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial.Day 6 on Sunday came and went without the 12 jur...

Jury Continues Deliberations At Magnotta Trial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Jurors deciding the fate of Luka Rocco Magnotta ended Day 5 of their deliberations on Saturday without reaching a verdict.They will return ...

Jurors Enter Third Day Of Deliberations At Magnotta Trial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Day 3 of jury deliberations at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial came and went Thursday without a verdict.The jurors will be back for a fo...

Magnotta Prosecutor Wanted Jury To Watch 'Basic Instinct'

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada

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

Murder Trial In Final Stretch

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.13.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - The fate of Luka Rocco Magnotta is now in the hands of the jury after the judge spent Monday telling them what they need to consider in the...

Luka Magnotta Was Ultra-Organized In Premeditated Killing, Crown Says

CBC | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada

Luka Magnotta was organized as he put his plan to kill into action, Crown prosecutor Louis Bouthillier told the jury during closing arguments at the O...

Defence Wraps Up

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - With his final address to the jury, Luka Rocco Magnotta's lawyer asked the people who will decide his client's fate to find him not crimina...

Magnotta Aware Of His Actions Even If Schizophrenic: Expert

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta knew what he was doing was wrong when he killed Jun Lin even if he was suffering from schizophrenia, the Crown's expert...

Magnotta May Have Faked Mental Illness: Psychiatrist

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - A Crown psychiatrist says there were few signs Luka Rocco Magnotta was suffering from mental illness following Jun Lin's slaying but many m...

Possible He Was Sane During Killing: Psychiatrist

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - A psychiatrist hired by the Crown cast doubt Wednesday on Luka Rocco Magnotta's defence that he was not criminally responsible the night he...

Defence Rests Case Without Accused Taking The Stand

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta's defence rested at his first-degree murder trial on Tuesday without hearing from the accused, who says he should be fo...

Defence Wrapping Up Its Case

CBC | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada

A Parisian police officer, a French educational adviser and a Montreal police investigator were among the last witnesses for the defence in Luka M...

Psychiatrist's Credibility Attacked In Magnotta Trial

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.17.2015 | 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...

Luka Magnotta Inspired By Film Basic Instinct: Crown

CBC | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada

Luka Magnotta drew on elements from the 1990s erotic thriller Basic Instinct, using not only the name of the movie’s main character, but also borro...

He Believed Jun Lin Was Govt. Agent Sent To Kill Him: Psychiatrist

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta says voices instructed him to kill Jun Lin amid his own fears the Chinese student was a Canadian government agent who h...

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

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.10.2015 | Canada

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