A protest is on today at Dal's dentistry school in reaction to the school's handling of fourth-year students who posted sexually violent comments to a Facebook page. (INGRID BULMER / Staff)
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A rally and march is planned for today at Dalhousie in the aftermath of sexually violent comments appearing on a Facebook site posted by a group...

Audrey and Melvin Hibbs on their wedding day. (CONTRIBUTED)
FRANCES WILLICK STAFF REPORTER
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Zach Fucale, seen with the Halifax Mooseheads earlier this month, has been traded to the Quebec Remparts. (ADRIEN VECZAN / Staff)
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The Halifax Mooseheads have traded Memorial Cup-winning goaltender Zach Fucale to the Quebec Remparts. The Mooseheads dealt Fucale, defenceman...


Byron Huntley wheels his daughter Joellan Huntley into Nova Scotia Supreme Court last week. Huntley says the province should put his daughter’s case on hold until a review of the policy is complete. (INGRID BULMER / Staff)
MICHAEL GORMAN PROVINCIAL REPORTER
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Dalhousie University president Richard Florizone says the school will use a restorative justice process to deal with the male dentistry students involved in making the sexually violent Facebook posts.
AARON BESWICK TRURO BUREAU
Members of Rod Shoveller’s family may remove their support from an upcoming basketball tournament over Dalhousie University’s response to sexually...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks on Thursday in front of the map of the Russian Federation during his annual news conference in Moscow. (ALEXEI DRUZHININ / AP)
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Lezlie Lowe says that “restorative justice is a level-headed approach to rehabilitation and redress...If it doesn’t work, expulsion is still on the table.” (INGRID BULMER / Staff)
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