The devil made me do it
At a murder trial in Kamloops a psychiatrist told the court the accused has claimed the devil made him do it. Joshua Isaac Steel has pleaded not guilty to killing his father Phil in September 2011. Prosecution and defence lawyers agree he isn't responsible for the death because of a mental disorder.
B.C. Government defends slash burn
The B.C. government is defending the burning of hundreds of kilometers of trees to make way for the northwest transmission line. The massive slash and burn project has sparked considerable cricism from the public and leaders in the forest industry.