A man was sentenced after admitting he assaulted an RCMP officer in Hay River. The case touched on what's considered reasonable force in those circumstances.
A Behchokǫ̀ man who showed “reprehensible” behaviour by leaving a woman to die in the car he had just wrecked was sentenced to six and a half years in prison.
Steven Theriault is to be sentenced this week after he crashed a vehicle at high speed on Highway 3 in April last year, killing passenger Florriane Rabesca.
Bobby Zoe was designated a long-term offender after the NWT Court of Appeal overturned an earlier designation as a dangerous offender. Here's what that changes.
A Toronto-area drug dealer who travelled to Inuvik to peddle a “not insignificant” amount of crack cocaine was sentenced to 16 months in jail.
Yellowknife's Monkey Tree Pub, ticketed for breaking Covid-19 rules, is being represented by a lawyer associated with a Rebel News fine-fighting movement.
The Crown and defence made their final submissions in the trial of Selena Lomen, who is accused of the murder of Danny Klondike in Fort Liard in October 2018.
Marina St Croix says the man who repeatedly slashed her with a knife while she was pregnant received a light sentence in a Yellowknife courtroom on Thursday.
A Yellowknife man who assaulted a woman numerous times will go to jail after a veteran Crown prosecutor was called in to save a plea deal queried by a judge.
A Ndilǫ man who threatened to kill a Fort Providence RCMP officer and his dog has received a 90-day conditional sentence.
A Territorial Court judge called a Crown prosecutor “woefully unprepared” and said the victim in an NWT domestic violence case deserved a federal apology.
“I wasn’t even thinking. I just swung the axe and hit him.” Chad Tyler Beck, accused of murdering Cameron Sayine in 2018, took the stand in his defence.