Tag Archives: child porn

Guilty Plea in Rehtaeh Parsons Case

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This morning I sat in a Halifax courtroom and listened as one of the young men involved with my daughter’s case changed his plea to guilty. He is guilty of producing child pornography. He is the person who clicked the button on that cellphone, and as simply as that, he ended her life. It’s a bittersweet moment. I’m sure some ... Read More »

Police, Public Prosecution Service Review to be Delayed

We meet with Murray Segal and understand why the review needs to be delayed. It is for the best and I agree. MEDIA RELEASE Independent reviewer Murray Segal is recommending that he delay his review of the police and Public Prosecution Service response in the Rehtaeh Parsons case. Mr. Segal met with the Parsons family this week. He concluded that ... Read More »

Government to focus on protecting the most vulnerable victims – children.

Imagine yourself in this situation: without their knowledge, your child has a sexually graphic photo taken of them. The photo fits the legal definition of child pornography and you know who took it and who is distributing it. You pass this information on to police and they open an investigation. The image ends up being shared across an entire school ... Read More »