It was a story that shocked the province, and a trial that was followed by many.
Nelson Hart had been convicted on March 28, 2007 of murder in the drowning deaths of his twin three-year-old daughters in Gander Lake on Aug. 4, 2002.
Now, Hart will get a new trial.
The Newfoundland Supreme Court of Appeal on Monday ordered a new trial for Hart, granting his appeal of the conviction.
Get the full story on the front page of today’s Telegram print edition.
Also on the front page, get the latest from the province’s NDP and Liberal parties on Muskrat Falls.
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Inside Tuesday’s print edition:
• A man went missing from a mental health treatment centre twice in nine days. Story on page A3.
• Also on page A3, a man who was soon to be tried on charges of aggravated assault, finds himself in court for breaching conditions of his bail.
• On page A4, stories on sexual violence and climate change.
• On page A7, a man gets fined for illegal dumping in C.B.S.
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