The death of Joey Whalen

The death of Joey Whalen

The Telegram has followed the killing of Joey Whalen from the first report from Tessier Place to Kenny Green's sentencing for manslaughter. Here is a selection of that coverage.

One of many badges worn by family and friends of Joey Whalen in provincial court. Whalen died after being brually beaten in a Tessier Place home in St. John's.

‘He slaughtered my son’

May 10, 2014 - 4 h 50

“I’ll never forget it,” the 20-year-old said, crying as she spoke about her dad, Joey Whalen.

“To me, he was Superman. … He was my father and I looked up to him, and to see him lying...

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‘He slaughtered my son’

Green to be sentenced next week

May 09, 2014 - 12 h 07

Crown prosecutor Sheldon Steeves and defence lawyer Randy Piercey presented their recommendation today at Newfoundland Supreme Court in St. John’s.

Crediting Green for the 578 days he has...

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Green to be sentenced next week

Green beat Whalen over drug money

May 07, 2014 - 4 h 38

Green has admitted he did it because he thought Whalen — who sold drugs for him — was going to “rip him off.”

Several of Whalen’s family members shook their head in disbelief as Crown...

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Green beat Whalen over drug money

Kenny Green pleads guilty to manslaughter

May 06, 2014 - 10 h 26

Green had been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Joey Whalen in March 2013 and was to be tried by judge and jury, but he re-elected judge alone today and entered a guilty plea to manslaughter.

Family...

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Kenny Green pleads guilty to manslaughter

Jury chosen for trial of accused murderer

May 02, 2014 - 21 h 28

Eight women and four men were chosen from more than 140 people Friday at Newfoundland Supreme Court in St. John’s.

Green’s trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday. It’s expected to last three...

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‘They jumped him with shanks’

February 11, 2014 - 4 h 35

“They jumped him with shanks,” Green’s father, Ken Green Sr., said in a telephone interview Monday.

“Kenny’s best kind, though. He’s taking it all in stride. He’s laughing about...

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‘They jumped him with shanks’

‘This is no game’

January 22, 2014 - 4 h 35

After spending one day out of jail, the 35-year-old accused murderer has had his bail revoked because he ate supper at a restaurant that serves alcohol.

Green shook his head and his girlfriend...

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‘This is no game’