When Murdering A Female Police Officer Leads To PTSD

When Murdering A Female Police Officer Leads To PTSD

The decision by Veterans Affairs Canada to pay for the treatment for a Halifax man who never served in the military and got PTSD after murdering off-duty police officer Catherine Campbell is upsetting an advocate for veterans as well as a member of Campbell's family. Christopher Garnier, 30, is serving a life sentence for second-degree murder in the strangling of Campbell, 36, whose body was found in September 2015 near Macdonald Bridge in Halifax. At trial, an expert for the defence testified Garnier developed post-traumatic stress disorder as a result of the killing. At a sentencing hearing earlier this month, a Crown prosecutor told...

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