Amber Kirwan murder trial

Amber Kirwan murder trial

SUEANN MUSICK – THE NEWS

Collection of stories related to the murder of Amber Kirwan and the trial and conviction of Chris Falconer.

Christopher Alexander Falconer, 31, is lead into the Pictou Justice Centre by sheriffs early Monday morning. Jury selection begins today in the first-degree murder and kidnapping trial of Falconer in relation to the death of 19-year-old Amber Kirwan.

Updated: Crown will call 42 witnesses

January 05, 2014 - 19 h 41

Supreme Court Justice Nick Scaravelli said 13 jurors will be selected to sit on the month long trial that will take place in Pictou.

Crown Attorney Bill Gorman read out a names of his witness...

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Updated: Crown will call 42 witnesses

UPDATED: Jury selected for murder trial

January 06, 2014 - 19 h 05

The 31-year-old county man is charged with the kidnapping and first-degree murder of 19-year-old Amber Kirwan between Oct. 9 and Nov. 5, 2011. 

Falconer stood on the stage of the deCoste...

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UPDATED: Jury selected for murder trial

UPDATED: Parents testify about Amber Kirwan murder

January 07, 2014 - 10 h 57

Both Marjorie and Donald Kirwan remained composed during their testimony that described their daughter's life, her relationship with her boyfriend Mason Campbell and their reactions to her disappearance...

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UPDATED: Parents testify about Amber Kirwan murder

LATEST UPDATE: Boyfriend takes stand in murder trial

January 08, 2014 - 19 h 22

Mason Campbell told jurors in Pictou Supreme Court that Kirwan was his "best friend" and they shared everything.

'We were very close," he said.

Falconer is charged with first-degree...

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LATEST UPDATE: Boyfriend takes stand in murder trial

LATEST UPDATE: Testimony focuses on discovery of body

January 09, 2014 - 20 h 05

Christopher Alexander Falconer is facing a first-degree murder charge in connection with the death of Amber Kirwan between Oct. 9 and Nov. 5, 2011.

For the past few days, witnesses included...

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LATEST UPDATE: Testimony focuses on discovery of body