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…

Medical examiner tells David and Collet Stephan’s retrial he considered everything in autopsy

A medical examiner who did the autopsy on 18-month-old Ezekiel Stephan spent a third full day on the stand in the retrial of David and Collet Stephan Wednesday. The couple is charged with failing to provide the necessaries of life…

Pediatric doctor takes stand in retrial of David and Collet Stephan

Another medical professional is taking the stand Thursday in the retrial of David and Collet Stephan. Their toddler, Ezekiel, died in March 2012 of bacterial meningitis. READ MORE: Supreme Court orders new trial for David and Collet Stephan Thursday’s testimony…

Lack of oxygen didn’t cause Ezekiel Stephan’s death: medical examiner

The medical examiner who did an autopsy on an 18-month-old boy says there was no suggestion a lack of oxygen had anything to do with the child’s death. David and Collet Stephan are on trial in Lethbridge, Alta., on a…

Witness at Stephans’ trial says she told mother to take sick child to hospital

A friend of an Alberta woman has testified that she advised her to get a medical opinion the day before the woman’s 19-month-old son stopped breathing and later died in hospital. Terrie Shaw was the first witness called Monday in…

Edmonton SingularityU summit focused on using technology to solve world issues

Edmonton is hosting some of the world’s brightest minds this week to explore how technology, artificial intelligence and digital medicine can solve the world’s biggest challenges. Alberta’s capital is hosting the SingularityU Canada Summit Tuesday and Wednesday, where innovators are…