Feds planning "life sentence with no parole" legislation
Prime Minister Stephen Harper is continuing with his government's tough on crime agenda. The federal government plans to introduce legislation that would keep what it calls "Canada's most heinous criminals" behind bars for life with no chance of parole. The government says the law would apply to those convicted of first degree murder involving the killing of police or correctional officers, those who commit acts of terrorism, carry out kidnappings or sexual assault that result in murder, or commit...