Thursday August 30th 2018
Heat Warning in effect: Sunny then clouding over around noon with a chance of showers. Risk of a thundershowers. High 30. Humidex 37.
An RCMP toxicology expert says that the woman who claims a former SMU groundskeeper raped her last September would’ve been seriously impaired at the time of the assault. The concentration of alcohol in the woman’s blood just hours after the incident was 117 milligrams per 100 millilitres. 35 year old Matthew Percy is charged with sexual assault and voyeurism by 4 different women.
Veterans Affairs Minister, Seamus O’Regan, says he’s going to look into why a man convicted of killing an off-duty police officer is receiving PTSD treatment paid for by his department. 30 year old Christopher Garnier is convicted of second degree murder for killing Catherine Campbell. Garnier’s lawyer says he developed PTSD as a result of strangling Campbell.
The owner of the Inverary Resort in Baddeck is in a legal battle with its insurance provider, broker & underwriters after a fire on June 7th that destroyed the main lodge. The lawsuit claims the resort’s insurance was about to run out at the end of May when a 15 day extension was granted. The underwriters say they were not informed of the extension so they refuse to pay out their portion of the policy, which is worth more than $4 million.
BOS 14 – MIS 6
CWS 4 – NYY 1
BAL 10 – TOR 5