A Gamètì man who murdered one person and tried to kill another will have access to a legal aid lawyer to appeal his sentence, but not to appeal his conviction.
A Fort McPherson man left with bruising after being repeatedly punched in the face was found not guilty of assaulting the RCMP officer who was hitting him.
Citing the threat of Covid-19 in the NWT's jails, a defence lawyer is seeking bail for one man convicted of manslaughter and another convicted of drug offences.
An NWT 16-year-old accused of nine crimes against a 14-year-old girl, including sexual assault and threatening to share naked photos and videos, was acquitted.
A woman who stole from two Yellowknife convenience stores and later assaulted several Fort Smith jail guards is to remain in custody for six more months.
A Fort Resolution man raped a woman while on bail after sexually assaulting a 14-year-old. He is being sentenced with the NWT justice system in the spotlight.
A woman charged with two Yellowknife convenience store robberies assaulted and threatened Fort Smith jail guards, including one who was eight months pregnant.
The lawyer for Darcy Oake, found guilty of crimes involving the drug furanyl-fentanyl, called for charges to be stayed as Oake's trial was unreasonably delayed.
A 59-year-old Northwest Territories man who had sex with a 15-year-old girl was sentenced this week to two years less a day in jail.
Victor Shane Ugyuk, 32, admitted the manslaughter of Mark Poodlat. Poodlat's death, caught on camera outside Yellowknife's day shelter, shocked the community.
The NWT Court of Appeal dismissed an Edmonton drug dealer’s appeal after his arrest in Fort Providence with cocaine, cash, and a loaded semi-automatic rifle.
Randy Allen, 33, received two and a half years' imprisonment for sexual assault. He raped a woman who found herself barred from Larga Kitikmeot after drinking.