Magnotta Trial: Shawshank Redemption or One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.

It has all the ingredients of a sleazy crime novel: murder, sex, blood and gore, odd behaviour, and a worldwide manhunt.  Yet it is all too real. Reading newspaper accounts of the trial of Montreal gay porn actor wannabe, Luka Rocco Magnotta, who has admitted he murdered and butchered, including lopping off his head, studentContinue reading “Magnotta Trial: Shawshank Redemption or One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.”

Montreal courthouse is home to angels and demons

What does it say about a society when a city has a special courthouse constructed to handle sensational trials?  The courthouse cost $16.5 million and is located next to the Bordeaux jail in north-end Montreal. It was constructed and was for the Hells Angels mega-trial in 2001. If the Magnotta trial attracts the same sortContinue reading “Montreal courthouse is home to angels and demons”