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May 22, 2018 9:49 PM B.C. piano teacher charged with sexual assault in alleged incidents dating back to 1998

COQUITLAM, B.C.—Police in Coquitlam, B.C., say additional charges have been laid against a piano teacher accused of sexually assaulting his students. RCMP say Dmytro Kubyshkin, who also goes by Dimitri, is now charged with seven counts of sexual assault and three counts of sexual interference. Police have said Kubyshkin had been teaching in private homes 7

May 22, 2018 8:41 PM What does ‘Yes’ in sexual consent look like? Fewer Canadians know than before

So “yes” in words, in action and with the ability to change that response over time. Much of this has been discussed in the past few months, following revelations of sexual assault by celebrities. So why has understanding of consent gone down not up? Senior says #MeToo didn’t spark the issue of sexual assault, it was a reflection of what was already 8

May 22, 2018 8:19 PM Quebec City mosque head urges ban on assault weapons in gun control legislation

OTTAWA—The president of Quebec City’s Islamic Cultural Centre appealed to a parliamentary committee Tuesday to include a ban on assault weapons in proposed gun control legislation. “Please, please. Help us, help us and help society so that this type of assault weapon, of war, is no longer in this country,” Boufeldja Benabdallah said. “It’s for the good of all society 6

May 19, 2018 4:47 PM Johnny Manziel signs with Hamilton Tiger-Cats

“Made the decision today to sign my contract with the CFL and further my football career after a long break,” said Manziel in the tweet. “Very grateful for everyone that’s been supporting me along the way. I believe this is the best opportunity for me moving forward and I’m eager for what the future holds.” Selected out of Texas A&M by the NFL’s Cleveland 9

May 18, 2018 11:50 AM Paul Bernardo to appear in court on weapons charge

Convicted killer Paul Bernardo is scheduled to make a court appearance in Napanee, Ont., today via video from prison. He is charged with one count of possession of a weapon and this will be his third court date on the matter when he steps before a camera at the maximum-security Millhaven Institution. Bernardo, one of Canada’s most infamous killers, was arrested 12

May 17, 2018 3:43 PM Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna accused of assaulting a woman, court documents show

Osuna, 23, ordered to stay away from woman he allegedly assaulted as part of release conditions Court documents obtained by CBC Toronto provide more details about Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna's assault charge. The 23-year-old pitcher was arrested and charged with assault May 8 before being released. Court records reveal Osuna is accused of assaulting 13

May 12, 2018 2:03 AM Former UCP politician facing sex charges waives right to preliminary inquiry

Don MacIntyre resigned as the member for Innisfail-Sylvan Lake after he was charged with sexual assault and sexual interference with a minor. RED DEER, ALTA.—A former United Conservative Party member of the Alberta legislature who faces sex charges has waived his right to a preliminary inquiry. Don MacIntyre resigned as the member for Innisfail-Sylvan 11

May 10, 2018 7:04 PM Yes, those are live crabs on a Toronto subway train

'Leave your crabs in the bucket,' Toronto Transit Commission says If there wasn't enough reason to be crabby on the TTC, images of a man taking up several seats on a crowded subway train earlier this week is stirring up a storm. A Facebook post by TTC rider Kristine Hughes went viral Thursday, showing two crabs — each sitting in its own seat during Monday 44

May 9, 2018 6:16 PM Toronto justice of the peace fired over conflict of interest in court case

Tom Foulds was terminated after he was found to have committed judicial misconduct for the second time. Tom Foulds, appointed to the bench in 1999, was fired last week, in an order-in-council from the lieutenant-governor posted online this week. The move was in response to a recommendation from the Justices of the Peace Review Council, an independent 8

May 4, 2018 9:58 PM Quebec man faces nearly 90 sex-related charges for alleged crimes involving male adolescents

SAINT-JEROME, Que.—A Quebec man has been arraigned on 87 charges arising from alleged sex crimes involving some 70 male adolescents over a five-year period. The charges laid against Simon Drouin on Friday include sexual assault, sexual contact, child luring and possession and production of child pornography. Quebec provincial police allege Drouin, 33, would 16