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crime

Here’s What It Takes to Justify Killing Someone In Self-Defence in Canada

The acquittal of Peter Khill, who shot and killed an unarmed Indigenous man, has raised questions about the use of lethal force.
Manisha Krishnan
6.28.18
crime

Horror Writer Blake Leibel Sentenced to Life For Torturing and Killing His Girlfriend

The judge called the murder an act of “inconceivable cruelty."
Manisha Krishnan
6.26.18
crime

Canada’s New Impaired Driving Laws Give Cops A Terrifying Amount of Power

Completely sober drivers could end up with criminal records.
Manisha Krishnan
6.26.18
News

Lawyer Accuses Toronto Police of Beating Young Black Man into a Coma

But the Toronto Police Association says the claims are false.
Manisha Krishnan
6.19.18
Weed

Smoking Weed Legally Can Still Get You Fired

Weed legalization in Canada is going to have a profound effect on the workplace and will likely lead to lawsuits over dismissals, experts tell VICE.
Manisha Krishnan
6.18.18
crime

Alleged Toronto Roommate Killer May Have Responded to Victim’s Instagram Ad

Victoria Selby-Readman, 28, was killed last week. New housemate Richard Isaac, known to police for “domestic incidents,” has been arrested for her murder.
Manisha Krishnan
6.18.18
crime

Trial Begins For Horror Writer Accused of Torturing and Killing His Girlfriend in Hollywood

A prosecutor accused Blake Leibel of following the storyline of one of his graphic novels in carrying out the heinous crime.
Manisha Krishnan
6.12.18
Weed

What You Need To Know About the Senate’s Amendments To Canada’s Weed Bill

The Senate wants provinces to be allowed to ban home growing but is OK with parents sharing weed with their teens.
Manisha Krishnan
6.8.18
Weed

How Cities Could Shut Down Illegal Weed Dispensaries Once and For All

Police raids aren’t working, but cities have stronger tools at their disposal.
Manisha Krishnan
6.6.18
Internet

Lil Tay’s Videos Have Disappeared From Her Social Media Feeds

But her brother says they’re going to “come back stronger then ever.”
Manisha Krishnan
6.4.18
vancouver

Seth Rogen Offered to Replace Morgan Freeman as Voice of Vancouver Transit

Freeman likely won’t be doing the campaign anymore in light of the sexual harassment allegations against him.
Manisha Krishnan
5.24.18
the internet

Lil Tay’s Mom Got Busted Using Her Boss’ Car For Instagram Video

Angela Tian recently resigned from her real estate job.
Manisha Krishnan
5.15.18