He said Boyle was in custody. The allegations were later denied by the Taliban. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Boyle was once briefly married to Zaynab Khadr, the older sister of former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr and the daughter of a senior al-Qaida financier who had contacts with Osama bin Laden. Registration does not imply endorsement. Ottawa, Ontario -- A lawyer for a Canadian man recently freed with his midstate wife and children after years of being held hostage in Afghanistan says his client has been arrested and faces at least a dozen charges including sexual assault. We look forward to receiving the evidence and defending him against these charges.
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There is also a charge of uttering a death threat and a charge of misleading a police officer. Boyle is scheduled to appear in an Ottawa courtroom Wednesday morning. The judge also issued an order preventing Boyle from contacting or approaching Coleman and the children. Granger said he had not seen the court documents yet. Support for WITF is provided by: Caitlan said that, on Oct.
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Family held hostage by Taliban for 5 years finally home. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions. Their kidnappers, the Haqqani network, are a group of militants linked to the Taliban and designated as a terrorist group by Canada. But Boyle was obsessed — fascinated with radical Islam and gripped by a keen sense of adventure. Joshua Boyle, 34, was freed by the Taliban last October along with his American wife Caitlan Coleman and their three children born in captivity.
A publication ban bars any information that could identify the alleged victims or witnesses in the case. Toronto -- A Canadian man recently freed with his midstate wife and children after years being held hostage in Afghanistan has been arrested and faces at least a dozen charges including sexual assault, his lawyer said Tuesday. Of the remaining senators sitting in the chamber, all 45 voted against the bill. Your password has been changed. Ottawa police declined comment.
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