“Justice Joyce Lester cited unreliable witness testimony as a reason for the decision.” Juxtapose that with this: “At least two of the girls in the courtroom to hear the ruling cried when it was given.”
Could Justice Joyce Lester be a proponent of mass Muslim migration into Canada, and not want that program to be hampered by negative publicity?
Sexual assault charges have been dismissed against a man accused of groping six teen girls at the West Edmonton Mall wave pool, a provincial court judge ruled Friday morning.
Soeliman Hajj Soleiman was arrested in February 2017 after several teenagers reported being touched by a man in the wave pool.
Justice Joyce Lester cited unreliable witness testimony as a reason for the decision.
At least two of the girls in the courtroom to hear the ruling cried when it was given.
When the trial began earlier this year, court heard testimony from some of the teen complainants, who were ages 13 to 15 at the time.
On the evening of Feb. 4, 2017, 16 girls from a soccer team were attending a birthday party at the pool, court heard. One of the complainants, then 14, testified she was in the wave pool when she heard other girls saying someone was touching them. She told court that as a wave hit, a man swam up under her and touched her breast and buttocks….