2nd trial underway for Raymond, Alta. man accused in historic sex assaults

A second trial is underway in Lethbridge for a Raymond, Alta. man charged with historical sexual assaults involving minors dating back to the 1980s. The 51-year-old man was convicted in youth court earlier this year of three counts of sexual…

City of Lethbridge taken to court for rejecting pro-life advertisements

Lethbridge & District Pro-Life Association (LPL) and the City of Lethbridge went head-to-head in court Thursday in a dispute over some controversial advertisements. The five ads, promoting messages of pro-life with the tag line: “Say no to abortion,” were rejected…

Manslaughter charge against Danny Scout stayed

Danny Scout no longer has to return to court for the remainder of his trial because it’s all over. The manslaughter charge he was facing has now been stayed. Related News Neither the crown, nor Scout’s lawyer wanted to speak…

Manslaughter charge against Rylan Twigg dismissed

Rylan Twigg walked out of the Lethbridge court house a free man. The manslaughter charge against him was dismissed Tuesday. His lawyer, Ingrid Hess said a lot of effort went into her clients defence. “It was a long time coming.…

Manslaughter trial continues in Lethbridge for two men accused in death of Ken First Rider

The trial for Rylan Twigg and Danny Scout continued Tuesday in Lethbridge court. The pair are both charged with manslaughter in the 2017 death of Ken First Rider. The trial has been ongoing for about one month, and is scheduled…

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…

Officer cross examined about police interview with Rylan Twigg during manslaughter trial

The manslaughter trial for Rylan Twigg and Danny Scout continued in Lethbridge court on Tuesday. The pair are charged in the 2017 death of Ken First Rider. Police were called to a North Lethbridge home for an unresponsive man, who…

Cardston gun store owner pleads guilty to improperly selling weapons

Guilty pleas were entered in court after a pair of southern Alberta business owners were charged with weapons trafficking offences. A Lethbridge courtroom was packed Monday with supporters for Dean and Todd Sommerfeldt. A trial for the two was set…

‘I beat him up:’ Lethbridge manslaughter trial hears videotaped police interview

The manslaughter trial for two southern Alberta men wrapped up its first week of a six-week trial on Friday. Simon Danny Scout, 21, and Rylan James Wyatt Twigg, 25, were originally charged with second-degree murder in the 2017 death of…