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SENTENCING - First degree murder - Particular sanctions - Young persons - Adult sentences - Test - Custody and supervision order - Sentencing considerations - Rehabilitation - Pre-sentence report - Previous record

Tuesday, February 07, 2017 @ 10:02 AM  

Appeal by two young persons, TF and MW, from adult sentences imposed for first degree murder. In 2010, SB shot and killed the victim. TF and another individual were present when the shooting occurred. MW arrived at the scene shortly thereafter. All involved were 16 years of age. SB, TF and MW were each convicted of first degree murder. TF and MW were found to have participated in developing and implementing the plan to kill the victim. On sentencing, defence counsel argued in favour of a...