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How do I report suspected child abuse?

cyfscampaign (1) Child Abuse – See it. Report it. It’s the law. What is child abuse? Children have the right to be protected and to be safe. Unfortunately, there are times when children in Newfoundland and Labrador are harmed or abused. Child abuse includes physical, sexual or emotional harm, living with violence or being [ … ]

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 [ … ]