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Trudeau Promises Expansions of Euthanasia Law

    On September 11, a Québec court struck down the provision in Canada’s euthanasia (MAiD) law requiring that a person be terminally ill to qualify for death by lethal injection. The court decided that requiring that a person’s “natural death must be reasonably foreseeable” was unconstitutional and they gave the government 30 days to […]

Scalding Alberta Citizens

  California Victims of Crime Committee Report, Dan Sorensen, noted studies that suggest that 80%-85% of criminal abuse of residents in institutions (an estimates 2.3 million people-US) never reached law enforcement authorities.   In 1989, Jane Doe was found dead in a tub filled with 7 inches of water. The elderly Alzheimer patient had been […]

Alberta Hospital patient should have been found, inquiry told

Lorraine Adolph found frozen to death on Hospital Grounds Two senior officials at Alberta Hospital told a fatality inquiry that a patient who froze to death after she disappeared from the Edmonton psychiatric facility should have been found sooner. Lorraine Adolph, 68, disappeared from Alberta Hospital on Dec. 4, 2008 after she went outside for […]

Update Autumn Lodge, Berwyn

I just wanted to update you as to where we are at with seeking justice for the 33 Seniors that were evicted in the most heinous manner from their home in the Autumn Lodge in Berwyn Alberta, and the answers we have received thus far from our correspondence to the Ministers Office. Right from the […]

Lorraine Adolph, Dr. Robert Granger testifies at Fatality Inquiry

According to court testimony, Lorraine Adolph was allowed out of the locked doors of Building # 12 at 11:00 AM, December 4, 2008. The temperature outside was -17 with a wind chill of -32, there was a blizzard. On the 2nd day of the Inquiry, the court heard a voicemail from Psychiatrist, Dr. Robert Granger, […]

Retired Nurse’s reflections on Alberta Hospital fatality inquiry

The Lonesome Death of Lorraine Adolph Mark Snaterse In the early part of two thousand and nine I received a surprise phone call from a Mr. Mark Snaterse who identified himself as site administrator at Alberta Hospital Edmonton. He asked if I would come out to the Alberta Hospital site the next day to pick […]

Victor Stark

May 16, 2016 Via Facsimile – 780 422 6621 Letter to follow The Honourable Ms. Kathleen Ganley, Minister of Justice and Attorney General? 323 Legislature Building, 10800 97 Avenue, ?Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 2B6 Dear Ms. Minister: Reference: – Sudden Death, Victor Stark, O3, 10 /15, DOB 24 / 05 /32 Victor Stark was a recovering […]

Villa Caritas- Implausible Testimony, Fatality Inquiry

FATALITY INQUIRY – Arnold Harry Barstad – July 4, 2013 – Provincial Court Edmonton, AB. – Judge E. Johnson presiding. Chief Crown Prosecutor Steven Bilodeau QC ——————————————– The Inquiry had to rely on the testimony of Villa Caritas staff. Testimony was provided by Dr. Candace Walker, psychiatrist(below) Neil Maralit, psychiatric aide, employed by Covenant Health […]

Fatality Inquiry Conflicting Testimony

November 23, 2012 Via Facsimile 780 422 9756 Letter to follow Chief Crown Prosecutor Steven Bilodeau QC 6th Floor, Brownlee Building – 10365 – 97 Street, Edmonton, AB. T5J 3W7 Dear Sir: Fatality Inquiry – Arnold Harry Barstad – November 16, 2012 – Provincial Court Edmonton, AB. – Judge E. Johnson presiding. It was troubling […]

Goltman – Wendy Williams

Reference: Fatality Inquiry, Provincial Court – GOLTMAN, Lisa Rachel, Edmonton. April 5-15, 2016, Edmonton Provincial Court the Honourable Madame Justice L. Stevens presiding. May 4, 2013, 22 year old Lisa Goltman was found unresponsive in a segregation cell at Unit 82 B, @ 0300 hrs. at Alberta Hospital Edmonton. Scheduled Witness – Fatality inquiry – […]

Dr. Sauvageau / Goltman inquiry

Lisa Goltman Fatality inquiry Day # 7 April 13, 2016 Dr. Anny Sauvageau addressed Inquiry April 13, 2016. Dr. Sauvageau was the former Chief Medical Examiner and is a Forensic Pathologist. Dr. Sauvageau has comleted external investigation on 20,000 deaths. She provided a most articulate and informed testimony to the Inquiry. In the matter of […]

Lisa Goltman 6th Day

Lisa Goltman Fatality inquiry Day # 6 April 12, 2016 Jackie Goltman, mother of Lisa Goltman, addressed Inquiry April 12th, 2016. She told the Inquiry that Lisa always presented as a sweet, quiet, polite young person. Jackie told the Inquiry that Lisa began to demonstrate the DiGeorge syndrome, a chromosomal disorder, at about 17 years […]

Lisa Goltman Fatality Inquiry

Lisa Goltman Fatality inquiry Day # 7 Dr. Krista Leicht, Pychiatrist. Fatality Inquiry, Dr.Krista Leicht addressed Inquiry this morning. Participates in STARS specialized 14 Bed Unit. Dr. Leicht informed the Inquiry that Lisa’s demographic clearly matched the DiGeorge Syndrome. Lisa had spent some time in the U of A and Grey Nuns Psych unit. There […]

Lisa Goltman-Fatality Inquiry

Lisa Goltman Fatality inquiry Day # 5 Fatality Inquiry, JOLENE HASTIE, Security Officer witness She informed the court that she had been called to Unit 8, 2B, on the afternoon of March 25, 2013, found Lisa Goltman in the common room. It was identified as a “duress call’, a serious call. Said she could not […]

Lisa Goltman fatality Inquiry

Fatality Inquiry Day # 4 Lillian Slashinsky, Registered Psychiatric Nurse,(RPN) Graduated from Alberta Hospital Edmonton 1987, then known as Oliver Hospital. Lillian Slashinsky informed the Inquiry that she had worked at AHE for 35 years. She informed the court that on the evening of May 3, 2013,she worked the 11:15 PM shift to 7:00 AM […]