Nelson Hart and the courts

Nelson Hart and the courts

Nelson Hart

Father will not face new trial in daughters’ deaths

August 05, 2014 - 13 h 47

Donovan Molloy, director of public prosecutions, also confirmed in provincial Supreme Court on Tuesday in Gander, N.L., that with the withdrawal of the two first-degree murder charges, Nelson Hart will...

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Father will not face new trial in daughters’ deaths

Confessions excluded in Gander man’s murder case

August 01, 2014 - 4 h 35

That appeal was shot down by a seven-member panel of justices at the country’s highest court in Ottawa Thursday.

Hart had confessed to drowning the three-year-old girls, Karen and Krista, to...

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Confessions excluded in Gander man’s murder case

Hart’s lawyers focus on appeal in murder case

August 01, 2013 - 6 h 00

Lawyers for a Gander man suspected of drowning his twin daughters in 2002 want to focus on his murder case before tackling his less serious charges.

When the case of Nelson Hart was called in...

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Hart’s lawyers focus on appeal in murder case

Justice at a heavy price

June 23, 2013 - 17 h 57

"Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both."

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Part 2 in a three-part series

Before her baby was taken from...

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Justice at a heavy price

Nelson Hart case called in court

March 26, 2013 - 15 h 50

A man whose murder conviction was overturned was back in provincial court  in St. John's this afternoon.

Nelson Hart of Gander is accused of assaulting three guards at Her Majesty's Penitentiary...

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Nelson Hart case called in court

Canada’s top court to hear appeal in Hart case

March 01, 2013 - 7 h 41

The country’s highest court has agreed to hear a Crown appeal in the case of a Gander man convicted of drowning his twin daughters.

In a decision that was made public Thursday, the Supreme Court...

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Canada’s top court to hear appeal in Hart case

Hart gets lawyer for bail review

January 16, 2013 - 7 h 40

The lawyer for a Gander man who had his conviction for killing his twin daughters overturned says he has been reassured by Her Majesty’s Penitentiary (HMP) that his client will be given every opportunity...

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Hart gets lawyer for bail review