JULY 02, 2005
VILIFIED BY ONTARIO, VENERATED BY THE MEDIA
Stephen Williams, who wrote the bibles on the Homolka deal, has been ‘screwed’ by the province for his expert knowledge of the Homolka deal, writes Shannon Kari.
Five months ago, Stephen Williams appeared to be public enemy No. 1 of the Ontario government, subjected to two unprecedented criminal prosecutions, a civil lawsuit and publicly savaged by the province’s attorney general, Michael Bryant.
In the weeks leadinig up to the release of notorious schoolgirl killer Karla Homolka, it is clear the award-winning writer has a very different role, as the leading authority on the controversial plea bargain that resulted in her serving only 12-year prison sentence for her crimes.Read the full text of the article