Mandatory life sentence for 1st-degree murder conviction; 3 years concurrent for arson plea.

Family of Quinn Butt delivered emotional victim impact statements at Supreme Court in St. John’s Tuesday morning, while her father, Trent Butt, was given the mandatory 25-year sentence for first-degree murder. Butt was found guilty in March of the first-degree murder of five-year-old Quinn. Justice Donald Burrage handed down the mandatory life sentence, as [ … ]

2019 Contest

Calling all artists, young and old…. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and we  invite you to draw a picture that represents the importance of Child Abuse Prevention Month in Newfoundland & Labrador. Photos will be submitted to the Miles For Smiles Foundation Facebook page.  The artist behind the submitted photo [ … ]