David Stephan speaks to media following acquittal

September 19 2019 6:12pm David Stephan speaks to reporters after being found not guilty in the 2012 death of his 18-month-old son Ezekiel. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var…

David and Collet Stephan, charged in toddler son’s death, to learn fate from judge

A judge is to rule Thursday whether an Alberta couple who treated their son with herbal remedies rather than seek medical attention should be held responsible in his death. David and Collet Stephan are charged with failing to provide the…

Trial for David and Collet Stephan resumes Tuesday

The trial of a couple charged with failing to provide the necessaries of life for their son resumes Tuesday in Lethbridge. David and Collet Stephan are on trial for a second time for allegedly failing to provide the necessaries of…

Cross-examination of medical examiner becomes heated in Stephans’ retrial

There were some very heated moments during testimony at the retrial of David and Collet Stephan on Thursday. The couple is charged with failing to provide the necessaries of life to their son, Ezekiel, who died in March 2012. READ…

Mother of Alberta boy who died of meningitis cross-examined by husband in retrial

The mother of 18-month-old toddler Ezekiel Stephan who died of bacterial meningitis in 2012 was back on the stand Wednesday following an emotional testimony Tuesday. This time with both the crown, and her own husband, David Stephan cross-examining her. Collet…

Mother of Alberta boy who died of meningitis breaks down testifying at trial

The mother of a toddler who died of bacterial meningitis broke down several times while she testified at her trial Tuesday that she is still haunted by her boy’s death. Collet Stephan told court that she still counts Ezekiel, who…

Father accused in son’s meningitis death says boy wasn’t sick enough to make parents worry

A father accused in his son’s death has taken the stand in a southern Alberta courtroom where the man and his wife are accused of failing to get medical attention for the toddler. David Stephan and his wife, Collet, are…