By Colin Thatcher
In 1984 Colin Thatcher was once convicted of killing his ex-wife and sentenced to lifestyles in legal. The homicide and trial provoked a countrywide media frenzy, casting the once-prominent Saskatchewan baby-kisser because the villain. After serving for 22 years, Thatcher used to be published and at last in a position to provide his personal account of what occurred from the time of the homicide up until eventually he left criminal. even though firmly proclaiming his innocence from the beginning, he's now capable of move at the back of the bureaucratic purple tape and supply complete disclosure, together with proof no longer noticeable on the trial, criminal records, and private correspondence, eventually wondering the public’s religion in neighborhood legislation enforcement, mainstream media, and justice in Canada.
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Most of the story he already knew from Tony, but he wanted to hear my depiction of my whereabouts in the days leading up to JoAnn's murder. I had resigned from the Devine cabinet the week prior to JoAnn's death, the reasons for which were outlined in a previous book titled Bookrooms. In the intervening week, I had ducked the media and generally kept a low profile, going to Regina only once to attend a funeral. I did ranch paperwork in my office much of the afternoon of January 21, 1983, the day of the murder.
5. Judicial error — Saskatchewan. 6. Politicians — Saskatchewan — Biography. 7. Criminals — Saskatchewan — Biography. I. Title. 1 million in writing and publishing throughout Canada, by the Ontario Arts Council, by the Government of Ontario through Ontario Book Publishing Tax Credit, by the OMDC Book Fund, an initiative of the Ontario Media Development Corporation, and by the Government of Canada through the Book Publishing Industry Development Program (BPIDP). , Calgary, Alberta, expended untold hours and effort into unearthing the evidence that would overturn my conviction.
The consequences for Judge Maurice were potentially serious, and the chief justice decided that he would not hear any trial or chamber matters other than ex parte applications. For two years, likely preparing his own defence, he did little but read criminal law. Judge Maurice successfully put the matter behind him and was returned to casework, some of which was determining the appropriateness of wiretaps. During the investigation of JoAnn's murder, wiretaps were placed not only on my phone but also on Tony Merchant's.