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Skylar Prockner leaves the Court of Queen's Bench in Regina after being sentenced to life in prison for the Jan. 12, 2015 murder of Hannah Leflar. (Michael Bell/Postmedia Network)

Teen sentenced as adult for murdering ex

In May, Justice Jennifer Pritchard heard differing views on the young man who murdered 16-year-old Hannah Leflar, the 19-year-old said to suffer from depression and other effects of a troubled childhood.

Joan Crockatt, the Tory candidate for the upcoming Calgary-Centre byelection, waves to drivers beside Richmond Rd SW in Calgary, Alta. on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. Edward Dawson/Calgary Sun

2015 federal election may have been influenced

Foreign money funnelled towards Canadian political advocacy groups affected the outcome of the 2015 federal election, according to a document filed last week with Elections Canada and obtained in part by the Herald.

Conservative Party leadership candidate Maxime Bernier (left) shakes hands with Kevin O'Leary at a news conference in Toronto, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, after it was announced that O'Leary had quit the leadership race and thrown his support behind Bernier. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

O'Leary throws support to Bernier

Kevin O’Leary, who rattled Conservative cages three months ago when he joined the party’s leadership race, did it again Wednesday by quitting a contest observers believe he had every chance of winning.