GUILTY

GUILTY

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  12.23.2014
MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta stood impassively and kept his eyes trained downward as juror No. 9 rose and, in a loud, clear voice, uttered...
Still No Verdict

Still No Verdict

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  12.22.2014
MONTREAL - The jurors debating the fate of Luka Rocco Magnotta will enter their second full week of deliberations on Tuesday after yet...

Jurors Enter Third Day Of Deliberations At Magnotta Trial

The Canadian Press  12.18.2014
MONTREAL - Day 3 of jury deliberations at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial came and went Thursday without a verdict.The jurors will be...

Murder Trial In Final Stretch

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  12.15.2014
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...

Defence Wraps Up

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  12.10.2014
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...

Magnotta May Have Faked Mental Illness: Psychiatrist

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  12. 1.2014
MONTREAL - A Crown psychiatrist says there were few signs Luka Rocco Magnotta was suffering from mental illness following Jun Lin's slaying...
Possible He Was Sane During Killing: Psychiatrist

Possible He Was Sane During Killing: Psychiatrist

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  11.26.2014
MONTREAL - A psychiatrist hired by the Crown cast doubt Wednesday on Luka Rocco Magnotta's defence that he was not criminally responsible...
Defence Rests Case Without Accused Taking The Stand

Defence Rests Case Without Accused Taking The Stand

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  11.25.2014
MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta's defence rested at his first-degree murder trial on Tuesday without hearing from the accused, who says...

Defence Wrapping Up Its Case

11.24.2014
A Parisian police officer, a French educational adviser and a Montreal police investigator were among the last witnesses for the defence...

He Has A Selective Memory: Psychiatrist

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  11.19.2014
MONTREAL - A psychiatrist who assessed Luka Rocco Magnotta for criminal responsibility says he questioned him about alleged online postings...
Luka Magnotta Inspired By Film Basic Instinct: Crown

Luka Magnotta Inspired By Film Basic Instinct: Crown

11.13.2014
Luka Magnotta drew on elements from the 1990s erotic thriller Basic Instinct, using not only the name of the movie’s main character,...
He Believed Jun Lin Was Govt. Agent Sent To Kill Him: Psychiatrist

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

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  11.11.2014
MONTREAL - Luka Rocco Magnotta says voices instructed him to kill Jun Lin amid his own fears the Chinese student was a Canadian government...

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

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  11.10.2014
MONTREAL - A psychiatrist who assessed Luka Rocco Magnotta for criminal responsibility in the slaying and dismemberment of Jun Lin said...
Chretien's Son Testifies At Magnotta Trial

Chretien's Son Testifies At Magnotta Trial

Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press  10.17.2014
MONTREAL - Relatives of a former prime minister and a notorious killer testified at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial Friday after their...