Decision highlights jurors’ understanding ‘all outcomes available on the evidence’: counsel

By Amanda Jerome (May 25, 2023, 1:22 PM EDT) -- A new trial has been ordered for a woman and three co-accused who were convicted of first-degree murder and attempted murder in a plot to kill her parents. The Court of Appeal for Ontario on May 19 allowed the appeal of first-degree murder as the trial judge erred in his “instructions to the jury on the possible routes to liability by restricting those routes to just two scenarios.”...
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