Ontario’s top court has ruled that the public should fund a bid by Michael Rafferty to appeal his convictions in the murder of eight-year-old Victoria Stafford. Raferty’s lawyer Paul Calarco spoke about the decision.
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter remembered by friends and neighbours
Carter’s old friends and Bloor West Village neighbours praised the former boxer’s legacy of helping the wrongfully convicted. Carter died Sunday at the age of 76 after a battle with prostate cancer.