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Patrick Pearsall, 50, faces 35 charges in a sexual assault investigation. (Toronto Police Handout)

Crown moves to lock up sexual predator indefinitely

Transgender sexual predator Patrick “Tara” Pearsall was ordered to undergo a psychiatric assessment — the first step in the prosecution’s bid to have him declared a dangerous offender and locked up indefinitely.

Chiheb Esseghaier arrives at Buttonville Airport just north of Toronto on April 23, 2013. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn)

Man convicted in Via Rail terror plot expands his appeal

Schizophrenic terrorist Chiheb Esseghaier is appealing his life sentence for masterminding a plot to derail Via Rail train because he was delusional when he received the harshest penalty in Canadian law, his court documents stated.

Karim Baratov (Instagram)

Accused hacker scapegoat: Lawyer

Karim Baratov boasted online and to neighbours that he’d earned a cool $20 million selling his internet company a few years ago.

Karim Baratov (Facebook)

Accused Yahoo hacker living posh life in Ancaster

Karim Baratov transformed himself from a “nerdy introverted” computer science high school student to a flashy, expensive car and body-building enthusiast in a few short years.

Andre Stubbs

Drug dealer guilty of pimping young woman

Admitted drug dealer Andre Stubbs can add a few more lines to his swelling criminal resume: Pimp, human trafficker and violent criminal.

Tim Bosma with his daughter. (Photo courtesy the Bosma family)

Media wins right to attend hearing in Tim Bosma case

Members of the public and the media will be able to attend a pre-trial hearing for the men accused of killing Ancaster’s Tim Bosma later this month, a Hamilton court ruled Tuesday.