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Luka Magnotta had sparked worries among Toronto police

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Luka Magnotta had sparked worries among Toronto police



Toronto police saw alleged killer Luka Rocco Magnotta as a growing danger to society months before the grisly slaying of Chinese student Jun Lin in late May, according to correspondence obtained by CBC's the fifth estate.

 

Magnotta has been charged with first-degree murder in the killing…

‘Psychopathic’ pet killer to be freed in two months, likely to target vulnerable, judge says

Escrito por The Province. Publicado en News in English.

‘Psychopathic’ pet killer to be freed in two months, likely to target vulnerable, judge says

Judge Malcolm MacLean called Kayla Bourque a “psychopathic and narcissistic” “sexual sadist” who’s obsessed with gore and violence and has shown no guilt or remorse.

Photograph by: Graphic , The Province

A former high-achieving Simon Fraser University student convicted of torturing and killing her family’s pet cat and dog will be released from prison in less than two months, despite fears she’s likely to violently reoffend in a case a judge called “unsettling.”…

Westchester Legislators Establish a County Registry of Animal Abuse Offenders

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Westchester Legislators Establish a County Registry of Animal Abuse Offenders

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- The Westchester County Board of Legislators unanimously approved a new law this week at its regular meeting that establishes a county-wide registry for animal abuse offenders. This database, which will be searchable by the public and administered by the Westchester County Department of Public Safety, will serve to inform the public of animal abuse convictions that have occurred in the county.…

Cat Killing Case Highlights Pets as Victims During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Escrito por Life with Cats. Publicado en News in English.

Cat Killing Case Highlights Pets as Victims During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

A disturbing case of animal cruelty that has upset residents of Manitowoc, Wisconsin  since its discovery on Sunday has been solved by police with the help of tipsters who called in with information. The case and its resolution stand as an ugly reminder at the beginning of Domestic Violence Awareness Month that pets are domestic violence victims, too.
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