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November 19, 2007 permalink

The Edmonton woman who cannot be name charged with killing the child that cannot be named is facing a hearing that cannot be reported. In view of these conditions, we will henceforth refer to this as the Alberta Kafka case.



Hearing underway for foster mother charged with murder

Edmonton Journal, Monday, November 19, 2007

EDMONTON - The preliminary hearing has started for an Edmonton foster mother charged with with second-degree murder in the death of a three-year-old boy.

The name of the the 32-year-old woman and the boy cannot be released. There is also a publication ban on reporting on the preliminary hearing that is scheduled for five days.

According to previously published reports, the boy died from severe head injuries shortly before midnight on Jan. 27, after being taken off life support.

His foster mother is charged with second-degree murder, assault causing bodily harm, aggravated assault, failure to provide the necessities of life and child abandonment.

Source: Edmonton Journal