R v Helfer, [2014] O.J. No. 2984 »

Steven Helfer, a 24-year-old Ottawa man, was charged with one count of criminal harassment, two counts of assault with a weapon, and one count of maiming a dog. Helfer had been living with his mother, Ms. Lacroix, until July 2013 when she moved…

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R v Rahim, [2006] AJ No 559 (AB Prov Ct) »

This is the sentencing of Karim Rahim, the accused, who pled guilty to cruelty to animals, failure to appear, and assault. In addition to other charges, the accused was caught on videotape, and admitted to the facts that he was…

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R v Racicot, [1998] OJ No 6443 (ON Ct J) »

This is the sentencing of Kitty Racicot, following a guilty plea for permitting unnecessary pain, suffering or injury to 29 dogs, and failing to provide suitable and adequate food, water and care for six dogs and eight turtles. After a…

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