Michele Mandel, Toronto Sun

Michele Mandel

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Past articles by Michele:

MANDEL: Is the end of the gold wars here at last?

Toronto's cash-for-gold wars has seen an alleged murder plot, unsolved firebombing and a slew of suits and countersuits. → Read More

MANDEL: Son forgives dad for killing his mom and fleeing to Mexico in 2006

The selfish, brutal killer doesn't deserve the special son he has. → Read More

MANDEL: Senior's vicious killer sentenced to life with no parole for 17 years

Damien Allred was sentenced to life in prison with no parole eligibility for 17 years for killing his elderly neighbour. → Read More

MANDEL: Junior hockey players endured horrific 'evil,' judge finds in scathing judgment

Abuse included gang rape, bestiality and sex assault but judge won't certify class action lawsuit, suggests different procedure. → Read More

Another teen girl accused of Toronto swarming murder denied bail

Another of the eight girls charged in the swarming death of a homeless man has been denied bail. → Read More

MANDEL: Sugar daddy loses lawsuit against his 'baby,' claims he was scammed

An Ontario judge tossed a lawyer's $226-million lawsuit, which he launched against his sugar baby and her family. → Read More

MANDEL: Outrage as gunman rearrested just weeks after judge gave him a break

Judge sentenced first offender to conditional sentence after he discarded his gun in a schoolyard. He's back under arrest for gun possession → Read More

MANDEL: GTA landlord guilty in Canada's largest carfentanil bust

A man charged in Canada's largest carfentanil bust was convicted of constructive possession and "aiding and abetting" the drug operation. → Read More

MANDEL: Toronto murder victim's mom says 'our torture continues' as killers' sentences to be reduced

Each life deserves equal justice. But Laura Babcock has had hers stolen, her life taken with no repercussions at all. → Read More

MANDEL: Girls accused in swarming murder yawn and snicker in juvenile court

Some of the girls smirked; some of them yawned. Some looked tense; some looked like this was all an amusing lark. → Read More

MANDEL: Will co-accused's crazy behaviour win new trial for VIA Rail terrorist?

One of the two convicted in the 2012 plot to derail a Toronto-bound train wants access to the new psych assessment of his co-accused → Read More

MANDEL: Murder conviction overturned for mom at centre of house of horrors mystery

Three members of the same family died in a Mississauga home. One of the alleged killers has just had her conviction overturned on appeal → Read More

MANDEL: An emotional farewell to an officer and a gentleman

Thousands of police officers, relatives and friends filled a Barrie arena to bid farewell to slain OPP Const. Grzegorz (Greg) Pierzchala. → Read More

MANDEL: The highs and lows of a challenging year

We look back at 2022, and touch on some of the highlights and lowlights of the year that was in Toronto and around the world. → Read More

America's Most Wanted fugitive convicted of murdering his wife 16 years ago

Henry Morales was on the run for 14 years before his arrest for strangling his wife. Find out what a jury decided after just an hour → Read More

MANDEL: Almost 30 years later, man goes on trial in Toronto cold case murder

Barbara Brodkin's six-year-old son found her dead body in the closet in 1993 - now a man is finally on trial for her brutal murder. → Read More

MANDEL: Don't throw away key for young black killer of TSN producer, lawyer says

Just 18 when he killed a popular TSN producer, how long should he serve before he's eligible for parole? Learn about the different views. → Read More

MANDEL: Serial domestic abuser gets slap on his wrist

Serial domestic abuser was sentenced for assaulting the first of three girlfriends he attacked. Learn what judge gave him. → Read More

MANDEL: Nygard lawyer taken to law society for disparaging alleged victims

When women joined a class-action suit against Peter Nygard, his lawyer branded the sexual assault complainants as liars and gold diggers. → Read More

MANDEL: Jealous ex-boyfriend who viciously killed Ottey sisters seeks parole

"If I can't have you," he vowed, "then no one else can." → Read More