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« Reply #75 on: June 30, 2013, 10:23:01 AM »
I definitely commend the police for their actions in recent arrests on pedophiles. What I'm sayng is, the court system and prosecutor have to back up the police when they do make these arrests. They have to give lengthy jail terms and  post their faces in places where children are, so the children can protect themselves. Hats off to the police for their great work recently in capturing these sex offenders. :( :( :( :D :D :D :D

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« Reply #76 on: June 30, 2013, 08:31:58 PM »
I know what you mean Cape.... unfortunately, judges and prosecutors are appointed.... it is high time this country made arrangements for Judges to be elected by the public;  maybe then they'll find out how quick they can lose that cozy, lucrative seat in what term as opposed to holding on to it indefinitely.  It is common knowledge among us on this form, .... the fact that judges seem to condone and protect many pedophiles when it comes to penalty. >:(

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« Reply #77 on: July 10, 2013, 10:24:44 PM »
What a joke.... a shortcoming by this justice minister!  We all know MacIntosh's victims haven't received due justice... we don't need him to confirm that.... We all know they haven't received answers; we don't need this JM or anybody else agreeing with that...  ::) ::)  What we do need is the government and police involved with the "botching up" (if that is what is  truly was) to be held accountable.... we need a few heads to rolls here!  talk is cheap and tax dollars get used up big time on this kind of repetitive bull!.... instead of throwing around tax bucks telling us for years what we already know, roll the appropriate heads ... and give the money being spent on repetitive bull shit among the "powers"  to the victims of this lousy little leprechaun.... if nothing else, maybe it would be better spent taking the rotten pedo. out!    >:( >:( >:( >:(

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« Reply #78 on: July 11, 2013, 08:27:47 AM »
this is a new "star" from a neighboring province (nobody seems to be interested in keeping track for that province) ... so I'm throwing that here for now.  It is one of those press reports that leaves "a lot to be desired" so far as news reporting goes... this guy "pleads guilty" just to get it over with???? 

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FREDERICTON — A Fredericton man will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to a child pornography charge.
Frederick Price waived his right to a show cause hearing and admitted in court to making child porn available between April 30 and June 14.

The 52-year-old told the judge he had not applied for legal aid because he “just wanted the process done with.”

The Crown told the court additional charges are likely.

http://www.capebretonpost.com/News/Local/2013-07-11/article-3310068/N.B.-man-pleads-guilty-to-child-porn-charges/1

modified to add more:  ...the name did ring a bell, so I checked further:  this same "rising star" was in the news very recently:... it seems he and three others from NB owe their new found fame to agents from the other end of the country... (their families and friends must be very proud!  >:( >:( >:()
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Four New Brunswick men are among 22 Atlantic Canadians arrested in an online child pornography investigation, according to the RCMP.

Fred Price, 52, of Fredericton, and Donald Martin, 48, of Miramichi, have both been charged with distributing child pornography and remain remanded in custody, Cpl. Chantal Farrah said in a statement.

Price is scheduled to return to court on July 10, while Martin will have a bail hearing on July 2.

The Fredericton Police Force and Miramichi Police Force are continuing the investigations, said Farrah.

Meanwhile, a 42-year-old Lincoln man and 36-year-old Lorne man have both been released on strict conditions, she said.

The men, whose names have not been released because they haven't been charged yet, will return to court on Sept. 16 and Sept. 30 respectively, said Farrah.

Operation Snapshot II targeted child predators in the four Atlantic provinces for possessing and distributing images and videos online of children being sexually abused.

RCMP say the joint investigation, involving federal, provincial and municipal police agencies, rescued two young children from harm.

Twenty-two men between the ages of 22 and 63, face a range of charges, including accessing child pornography, possession of child pornography, making available child pornography, making child pornography, and voyeurism.

Police have said more arrests and charges are likely.

Members of the RCMP's Internet Child Exploitation Unit seized computers and hundreds of CDs and DVDs from the four New Brunswick men, said Cpl. Jean-Marc Paré.

"The investigation was initiated a couple of months ago," he said. "We had assistance from officers in Toronto and Saskatchewan and officers here in the province did this investigation over several weeks."

Officers must now sift through the seized items to complete the investigation, said Paré.

"Now we're left with going over all the evidence between us and the other departments involved. We have to kind of triage all that evidence."

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Police executed a search warrant at a home in Lincoln on June 13, said Farrah. Several computers, CDs, DVDs and other storage devices were seized.

The following day, a search warrant was executed in Fredericton, with several computers and several hundred CDs and DVDs being seized, said Farrah.

On June 21, officers searched a residence in Lorne, where two computers, several CDs and DVDs and data storage devices were seized, she said.

And on June 24, police raided a Miramichi home, seizing a computer, CDs and DVDs.

The RCMP's technological crime unit, local RCMP detachments and police forces from Fredericton and Miramichi assisted in the investigations.

The sting, which started in April, is a follow up to Operation Snapshot, which targeted offenders in the Prairies, Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
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« Reply #79 on: July 12, 2013, 05:07:52 PM »
in today's news:  I feel sorry for this man ... and all the others as well... not only the Fenwick MacIntosh victims... but all the victim's of pedophiles.  I truly feel that once your childhood has been taken away by a pedophile, you become a "broken person" for the rest of your life.  .... damaged!  never the same!

I listened to a very unexpected interview on television early this morning (middle of the night actually) ... I was online through the whole thing (multi-tasking) as usual; so I only listened.  It was totally about the Catholic church aspect of covering up for pedophiles as long as the church existed.... the interview also brought attention to many other religious orgs. and community orgs. that have "forever" done the same... however, what is at the heart of the cover-ups? 
Well, here is something I never thought of before.... never dreamed of.... even though I always wondered about "callings to the priesthood".  It seems there are those who do believe they "were called by God" to live without sin and represent God on earth.  .... BIG SHOES TO FILL  as far as I'm concerned... nonetheless... that is supposedly the origin of those in the service of God.
 
Apparently, those people were scarce in our world (now how could you build a business for life, and prosper that way?)... therefore,  the Catholic church stumbled upon the ultimate way/means of finding possible recruits - (are you ready for this?) - CONFESSION!   ::) OF COURSE; WHY DIDN'T I THINK OF THAT?  It seems that many a recruit was found in the confession box ..... a kind of - come join us and we will take care of you.... keep you safe from your urges.... away from temptation!  ... and that folks, is how the Catholic Church became the Biggest and Best - in harboring and protecting pedophiles .... and we, the ever faithful, ever busy, ever trusting of clergy and other officials became the "enablers" .... dragging our children off to church and all the "wanna-be" societies and programs available to help us keep our children "involved", off the streets, learning how to be good citizens, learning how to climb the ladder of acceptance and admiration of our respective communities.  .... what a joke!
 
Needless to say, the well-meaning "fathers of the church" gradually, over the years, became trapped in a never ending job of controlling kids and situations .... and covering up child abuse - all in the name (get this) of keeping the church alive and above reproach - for the greater good.  So now you know the simple recipe for disaster that has spent decades and centuries keeping the business of the Catholic Church a powerful, wealthy monopoly for all those generations.  .... all this of course, is my opinion in a nutshell.
 
Good luck to this man.... he is a broken child who never had a chance ..... but nonetheless, realizes there is nothing left that he can do to save his own existence, so he will do what he can, with "nothing" .... and maybe, just maybe! shed a ray of light on the never ending suffering of many of his "peers".... - other's suffering the same..... those "broken little children" that nobody seems to be able to help.  Is there any wonder why Rome burned centuries ago?  How could so many parents and citizens have been brainwashed so easily... and for so long?  Maybe there is a God;  maybe these children.... the man in the following press report.... and many others I know of... too numerous to mention ... have ultimately become the sacrifices that will save the children of the future.  All those guys who came forward and sacrificed their lives in the last few decades, are hero/s in my book ... They must never be overlooked or forgotten;  they are the ones whose pain and hell has turned toward protection for all the other little ones today!                   

http://www.capebretonpost.com/News/Local/2013-07-12/article-3312816/Man-stages-hunger-strike-over-Fenwick-MacIntosh-case/1

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SYDNEY — A man who says he was sexually abused as a teen by Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh says he is on a liquids-only diet until Ottawa calls an inquiry into the case.
Topics : Public Prosecution Service , Nova Scotia Court , Supreme Court of Canada , Ottawa , Nova Scotia , India
Weldon MacIntosh-Reynolds says he began the hunger strike Wednesday, the day Nova Scotia Justice Minister Ross Landry released an internal review of the Public Prosecution Service’s handling of the MacIntosh matter. MacIntosh, a former Strait area businessman, had 17 sexual abuse convictions thrown out when the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal ruled the case took too long to get to trial. The Supreme Court of Canada upheld that decision earlier this year.

“I want the federal government and the provincial government to stop passing the buck here and stop blaming this on the RCMP and the Crown attorney’s office because it was overloaded. This process stopped in Ottawa,” MacIntosh-Reynolds said. “I want a federal inquiry done because this is where this process stopped, this is where it stood still — in Ottawa.

“I feel like I have not only been victimized by him, but I’ve been victimized a second time by the courts.”

MacIntosh-Reynolds applied to the court and had the publication ban on his name lifted two years ago.

The report released by Landry outlined the failings at the provincial level during the 15-year process of extraditing MacIntosh from India and bringing him to trial. It also listed what the service believes were failings at the federal level that significantly contributed to the lengthy delay, including by the International Assistance Group at the Department of Justice and a failed effort by Passport Canada to revoke MacIntosh’s passport, which could have forced him back to Canada without having to extradite him. Landry said a provincial inquiry wouldn’t have the authority to call federal officials to testify.

The four counts laid against MacIntosh involving MacIntosh-Reynolds allegedly occurred between 1972 and 1973 when MacIntosh-Reynolds was about 16 or 17 and living with his parents in Port Hawkesbury. The two are not related but MacIntosh was an acquaintance of MacIntosh-Reynolds' parents. MacIntosh testified that the sexual contact between the two was consensual. Chief Justice Joseph Kennedy found MacIntosh guilty on two counts related to MacIntosh-Reynolds.

MacIntosh-Reynolds says his health hasn’t been good for a while. He and his partner moved to British Columbia earlier this year  to improve their circumstances, but they are now in the process of breaking up. He said he is not working and can’t afford the medication for his type 1 diabetes, high blood pressure and heart problem. Since January, he said he has gone from a size 38 waistband to size 30.

He said he believes the stress he feels due to his involvement in the MacIntosh matter has always exacerbated his health problems but it has been even worse since the convictions were overturned in 2011. And while he has struggled with bouts of depression in the past, he said he has never found himself in such a deep hole and sees no way out of it.

“With the hunger strike, I’ve got nothing to lose — I really don’t, when you stop and look at it,” MacIntosh-Reynolds said.




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« Reply #80 on: October 25, 2013, 08:20:21 PM »
...update on pedophile Fenwick MacIntosh 

Justice Minister Peter MacKay lashed out at federal officials for "bungling" the sexual abuse case against Nova Scotia businessman Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh, but says he won't order a public inquiry because all of the facts in the case are already known.

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Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh, a former businessman from Cape Breton, N.S., faced two sexual assault trials. He was convicted at the end of both but went on to win an appeal. (CBC)



MacKay asked for an internal federal review into the handling of the case last month, saying the case has concerned him for years.


MacIntosh's convictions for child sex crimes were reversed on appeal because it took too long to bring him to trial, partly because he had to be extradited from India. Earlier this year, Canada's top court upheld a lower court ruling that threw out 17 sexual abuse convictions against MacIntosh, who is now in his early 70s, because of the delay.



The review looked into the extradition process, and issues surrounding passport and border control. It found that justice officials were responsible for the delay.

On Friday, MacKay apologized to the victims, calling the system failure a "depressing display of bureaucratic bungling."

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The abuse allegations first surfaced in 1995 when MacIntosh was working as a consultant in India.


RCMP received complaints from two men who said MacIntosh abused them back in the 1970s when they were boys growing up in Nova Scotia.

MacIntosh wasn't extradited to Canada until 2007 and his first trial didn't begin until 2010.


At the time, MacIntosh was convicted on 13 counts of gross indecency and indecent assault, and sentenced to four years in prison. In a second trial, he was convicted on another four counts and sentenced to another 18 months in jail.


'At the end of the day nothing has changed and MacIntosh is still a free man.'

- Complainant


But MacIntosh's lawyers successfully appealed all the convictions, telling the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal that the delays violated his charter rights to be tried within a reasonable time.


MacIntosh's passport was renewed in 1997 and in 2002, despite the fact he faced outstanding charges and a warrant had been issued for his arrest.

Passport Canada said in July that it has revised its policies as a result of the case.The federal review found that "border systems at the time were not adequate for catching this individual."


The report concluded that a number of measures have been implemented to prevent a repeat case.

Victims unimpressed

The complainants in the case have been calling for a public inquiry. MacIntosh has also pushed for a review. He still denies the allegations and says he wants his name cleared.

Dale Sutherland was one of the first people to come forward with allegations. Sutherland, who asked that his name be used, said the review doesn't delve into all the issues.

“'I’m sorry? That’s not enough. People have to be held accountable. MacIntosh wasn’t held accountable, right? So if you don’t want to hold MacIntosh accountable for raping me as a kid and raping the others, then you’re going to take responsibility for it," he said.

Sutherland said he'll keep pushing for a federal review.

"I'm not accepting an apology."

Another one of the complainants in the case, who can only be identified as BM, said the review doesn't hold much weight.

“An apology from the federal government is fine and this  review is fine, but at the end of the day nothing has changed and MacIntosh is still a free man.”
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/ernest-macintosh-sex-abuse-convictions-tossed-due-to-bureaucratic-bungling-1.2224726

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« Reply #81 on: November 04, 2013, 09:46:52 AM »
I will find a picture of this jerk somewhere... probably one of his old business advertisements will reveal his face. 

I just want Canadians to know that here in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia ... being a white collar person or a person of authority means everything (here in C.B., that even includes the big drug operators and thugs) people bow down to them in this God forsaken place imo. 

Here is a prime example of how corrupt this place is:  How would you like this to be your baby girl?

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SYDNEY — A man who sexually interfered with a toddler has been sentenced to four months in jail.

Walter Sawlor, 66, is a longtime businessman in Sydney who operated Sawlor’s Appraisals.

Justice Peter Ross told the court he believed tragedy is often an overused word, but in this case, tragedy is a completely appropriate word to describe what happened to a little girl.

The child, who cannot be identified, endured painful rashes and soreness in the vaginal area over an extended period of time before she was able to tell her parents that Sawlor had touched her in that area on a number of occasions.

Crown attorney Kathy Pentz said after court she hopes the young child will be able to grow and not have any lasting effects from the events.

“No child should have to endure such a thing,” she said. “We have to protect children from such a thing.

“To view a child sexually is not in any way normal or to be accepted.”

There appears to be no explanation for Sawlor’s behaviour.

“It seems he was having trouble with his own relationship and turned to a child,” Pentz said.

Sawlor is to spend two years on probation after he gets out of jail and also must submit a DNA sample and be included in the national sex offender registry.

(mmacintyre@herald.ca)

FOUR MONTHS  >:( >:( >:( >:( >:( >:(  It is clear this Sawlor didn't do this to the child of one of the "Clique"  ... or else he would have gotten the max.!

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« Reply #82 on: June 19, 2014, 08:21:45 PM »
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More than 150 individuals have been arrested or are under investigation following a cross-country child exploitation probe that also led to the rescue of five children from sexual abuse.

RCMP announced Thursday that more than a million images and videos depicting the sexual abuse of children have been seized as part of Operation Snapshot III.

The Canada-wide operation involved more than 40 police agencies and led to 343 criminal charges being laid.

Police said the charges range from sexual assault, luring, and the possession and distribution of child pornography.

“Internet-facilitated child exploitation is one of the most horrific types of crimes a police officer has to investigate,” Sgt. Mike Petrilli said during a news conference Thursday.

“These images are not simply children having a bubble bath. They are clearly children that are in a situation where they are being sexual assaulted.”

He said some of the images depict infants and toddlers.

Police said two of the children rescued are from British Columbia and the other three are from Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick.

Police said a search warrant executed at a Moncton residence on May 8 resulted in five charges against a 33-year-old Moncton man and the rescue of a 10-year-old child who is a relative of the man.

Police allege the child was abused by the man, who cannot be identified due to a court-imposed publication ban. He has pleaded guilty to all charges against him. Police said the investigation is ongoing and more charges could be laid.

Officials described the distribution of child pornography as a “borderless crime” that requires police agencies from different provinces to work together to determine where the offences took place.

“There is no pattern to this in our country,” Petrilli said. “It’s in our large cities, in our rural area, in every province.”

The following Maritimers are facing charges in connection with the investigation:
• Robert William Aiden Harris, 46, of Halifax is facing charges of possession of child pornography, accessing child pornography and making available child pornography.
• Leonard Gerard MacNeil, 56, of Halifax is charged with possession of child pornography and making available child pornography.
• Brighton Spencer, 33, of Dartmouth is charged with possession of child pornography, accessing child pornography and making available child pornography.
• A search warrant was executed on Stoneybrook Court in Halifax on May 22. The investigation is ongoing and no charges have been laid at this time.
• John Albert Marknette, 36, of Sackville, N.S. is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography.
• Jeffrey MacFadgen, 23, of Sydney River is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography.
• A 36-year-old Sydney man is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography. He has not been identified.
• Mark Edward Graham, 27, of Port Morien is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography.
• Taylor Jacob Robertson, 20, of Brooklyn, Hants County is facing charges of child pornography and making available child pornography.
• A 21-year-old Hilden man is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography. He has not been named.
• A 50-year-old Bridgewater man is facing charges of possession of child pornography and making available child pornography. He has not been named.
• Paul LeBlanc, 28, of Bouctouche is charged with accessing child pornography and making child pornography available. He is due in Moncton provincial court on June 25.
• Mario Lucero, 35, of Saint John is charged with possession of child pornography and making child pornography available. He is due in court on July 28.
• A 35-year-old Saint-Quentin man is due in court on July 10 after police seized computer equipment from a Saint-Quentin home on April 8.
• A search warrant executed at a home in Lakeville, near Moncton, on April 23 led to the seizure of several computers and hard drives. The investigation is ongoing.
• Search warrants were executed at a home in Moncton and a home in Riverview on June 4. A 34-year-old man was arrested and is due in court at a later date.

P.E.I. RCMP say eight active files are underway and a further four outstanding charges will be laid.

Operation Snapshot III follows two previous operations: Operation Snapshot in 2012 targeted individuals in the Prairie and Northern regions of Canada, and Operation Snapshot II in 2013 focused on individuals in Atlantic Canada.

With files from CTVNews.ca


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« Reply #83 on: January 16, 2015, 06:18:07 PM »
Just updating here.  Fenwick walks and here he goes again.  I can't help but wonder if this is a repeat of his and others usual..... travelling the world in search of destitute parents desperate enough to hire out their kids to pedophiles.  According to the latest report.... MacIntosh's victim was taken from his parents and put into child care.  http://www.capebretonpost.com/News/Local/2015-01-16/article-4010095/MacIntosh-arrested-in-Nepal-on-pedophilia-allegation---report/1

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« Reply #84 on: March 01, 2015, 02:02:05 PM »
The old creep will probably fade away there.... it's far too little justice far too late, but at least one child and his family will experience a tiny bit of closure and satisfaction.   :-[      http://www.1015thehawk.com/index.php/2015030168883/Local-News/ernest-fenwick-macintosh-given-7-years-in-jail.html   
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A former Strait Area Businessman with a history of child sex abuse allegations is now behind bars for a while.

 Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh was sentenced Sunday to a seven-year jail term by a Nepali court for molesting a minor male.

 A court near Kathmandu found the 71 year old guilty of sexually assaulting a nine-year-old Nepali boy.

 The Judge also slapped him with a fine equivalent to thirteen thousand dollars Canadian.

 MacIntosh was arrested in December on charges of luring the victim to his room for sex in exchange for money.

 In 2010 and 2011 MacIntosh was convicted of 17 sex-related offences.

 The convictions were later overturned due to the delays in bringing him to trial.

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« Reply #85 on: May 05, 2015, 07:21:26 AM »
Cape Breton is not short of pedophiles.... and those we hear of are only a small fraction of reality.  http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/1135010-man-gets-four-months-for-molesting-toddler

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« Reply #86 on: October 15, 2016, 12:06:54 PM »
A 41-year-old Cape Breton man has been sentenced to five months in jail for sexually interfering with a toddler after a judge ruled the mandatory minimum sentence of a year was "cruel and unusual punishment."

The man, who's only identified in court documents by the initials S.J.P., faced a mandatory minimum sentence of a year following his conviction on a charge of sexual interference of a young girl. But Judge Peter Ross of the Nova Scotia Provincial Court ruled the one-year minimum violated the man's constitutional rights and amounted to "cruel and unusual punishment."

Details of the incident are vague to protect the young victim.

In his decision, Ross refers to the accused as looking after young children. According to the evidence, S.J.P. consumed between seven and 10 beer on the day of the offence.

He was apparently passed out when his sister-in-law discovered him.

"It appears that the accused, having been roused from his sleep, found himself aroused in a different sense, and found in [a] young child a means by which to indulge this desire," Ross wrote in his decision.

In her testimony, the sister-in-law said S.J.P. was rubbing up against the child through clothing.

"On the facts before me, the accused's purpose was momentary sexual gratification," the judge wrote.

"His thinking was clouded by alcohol, or lack of sleep, or both."

The judge said the only silver lining in this case is that the victim, who's now barely two years old, has not suffered any "actual harm — physical, emotional or psychological."   
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/mandatory-minimum-1-year-sentence-in-sexual-interference-case-dismissed-1.3770678


Judge Ross is either "an understanding "sympathizer" of pedophiles ... or else hopes a "slap on the hand" for such animals will cause enough hostility in the prison population to bring "real justice" to such an animal down the road - and it doesn't hurt his ratings with higher ups for helping to cut back on the cost of maintaining prisons. [/b
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