Mountie ordered to stand trial again for sexual assault, other charges

​After five years and two lower court rulings, the Supreme Court of Canada has ordered a new trial for an RCMP officer from Newfoundland and Labrador on charges including sexual assaults.

Cpl. Steven Blackmore was was found not guilty on 10 charges in June 2014, and the province's court of appeal upheld the aquittal in 2016.

But the Crown appealed again, and in March the Supreme Court of Canada ordered that another trial be held.