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A Tribute

A TRIBUTE TO THOSE WE HAVE TRAGICALLY LOST TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Michel Berube was convicted of murdering his wife :  the jury rejected Berube’s tearful testimony that he fought with his wife over her poor body image, then arrived at their Ste. Anne de Bellevue home after work on , to find her hanged in the stairwell.

Tammy Shaikh’s husband, former pro-football player, Tommy Kane stabbed her to death, leaving her four children without a mother. Tammy’s sister, Ava, now cares for her sister’s four children in addition to her own son.

Kane is currently serving an 18 year prison sentence for manslaughter.

 

Read the CBC coverage of the trial.

Read the Chatelaine Article about Tammy and her sister, Ava.

Read about the protest at the Palais de Justice against Kane’s plea bargain for a lesser sentence.

Kelly Ann Drummond’s boyfriend stabbed her in the neck with a steak knife, she died a few days later.

 

Please see the blog kept by Kelly Ann’s friends to remember her by.

Read the Gazette coverage of the trial.

Sherru Thoas, a 19-year-old woman was killed  inside an apartment on Grand Boulevard in the Notre-Dame-de-Grace borough.

Police initially said Sherri Thomas died after receiving repeated blows to the head from her boyfriend