Nicole Ryan

Why Wasn't He Called To Defend Abuse Allegations?

CP | Michael Tutton, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada

HALIFAX - The Crown attorney in the case of a woman who tried to have her husband killed by a hitman says he stands by his decision not to call the in...

Abused Wife Who Tried To Hire Hitman Free

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Fresh from a liberating victory at the Supreme Court of Canada, Nicole Ryan choked back tears and uttered a single word when asked if she sti...

Can Battered Women Hire A Hitman?

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2012 | Canada

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 h...