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NEWS: Iqaluit January 16, 2014 - 4:20 pm

Photo: Eric Dejaeger back in court in Iqaluit Jan. 20

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Father Eric Dejaeger, who faces dozens of sex crimes charges, enters the Nunavut Court of Justice in Iqaluit Jan. 20 at the resumption of his trial which had been adjourned Dec. 12. Justice Robert Kilpatrick today threw out three of the 80 charges Dejaeger faces due to lack of evidence because one complainant did not show up to court before Christmas to testify. Crown prosecutors will now address three other
Father Eric Dejaeger, who faces dozens of sex crimes charges, enters the Nunavut Court of Justice in Iqaluit Jan. 20 at the resumption of his trial which had been adjourned Dec. 12. Justice Robert Kilpatrick today threw out three of the 80 charges Dejaeger faces due to lack of evidence because one complainant did not show up to court before Christmas to testify. Crown prosecutors will now address three other "non-suit applications" — or motions to dismiss charges — which defence lawyer Malcolm Kempt raised this morning. (PHOTO BY DAVID MURPHY)

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