Tag: murder

Judge in Barry and Honey Sherman murder probe keeps police records sealed

Citing her own knowledge of the Barry and Honey Sherman investigation, a Toronto judge has ruled that all police documents detailing the almost two-year-old probe must remain sealed for now. “Based on Detective Constable Yim’s evidence and my knowledge of the case from the informations to obtain (search warrants and production orders), I remain satisfied…

Simone Biles having a ‘hard time processing’ brother’s murder charges

U.S. gymnast Simone Biles on Monday issued her first statement about her brother’s arrest last week on murder charges in Cleveland, saying she was “still having a hard time processing” the news about Tevin Biles-Thomas and expressing sympathy for the victims in the case. The Cleveland Division of Police and the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office…

Ontario appeal court overturns attempted murder convictions for HIV-positive man

Ontario’s highest court has overturned three attempted murder convictions for an HIV-positive man accused of trying to infect his sexual partners, citing errors in the trial judge’s instructions to the jury. In a recent decision, the Court of Appeal for Ontario said the judge overseeing Steven Boone’s case did not properly instruct the jury on…

‘Call the dang thing a double murder’: RCMP communication breakdown may have given suspected killers a head start, critics say

VANCOUVER—An RCMP communications lag may have given a head start to two men suspected in three deaths in northern British Columbia, say experts in law enforcement and missing-persons cases. News that Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, made it through a First Nations checkpoint — the day before they were named as suspects —…

Film Review: ‘Murder Mystery’

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – There’s a fortune at loose and Adam Sandler is on the case — in fiction and reality. A decade ago, “Murder Mystery,” a caffeinated comedy that stars Sandler and Jennifer Aniston as working class New Yorkers whose European vacation gets handcuffed to a $ 70 billion corpse, would have raked in…