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Victim's family say serial killer Robert Pickton transferred to Quebec, express dismay over lack of prior notification

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

Notorious serial killer and pig farmer Robert Pickton has been transferred to a maximum-security prison in Quebec, the family of the one of his victims said Sunday.
Joyce Lachance, whose niece Marnie Frey was one of six women whom Pickton was convicted of killing, said she received a phone call from Correctional Services Canada on Thursday, notifying her that Pickton had been transferred that day.
She said she was told he was transferred for his protection and so that he could access different programs at the Port-Cartier Institution, about 600 kilometres northeast of Quebec City.
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Serial killer Robert Pickton transferred to Quebec: victim's family

Serial killer Robert Pickton transferred to Quebec: victim's family

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

The family of one of Robert Pickton's victims says the notorious serial killer and pig farmer has been transferred to Quebec.
Joyce Lachance, whose niece Marnie Frey was one of six victims whom Pickton was convicted of killing, says she received a phone call from Correctional Services Canada on Thursday saying Pickton had been transferred.
She says she was told he was transferred for his protection and so that he could access different programs at the maximum-security Port-Cartier Institution.
Lachance says she's unhappy the family wasn't contacted prior to the transfer and that other...
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