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Jury selection starts in N.S. teen confinement case

BRIDGEWATER, N.S. – Jury selection began today in the trial of a Halifax man charged with sexual assault in the case of a teenage boy who was allegedly confined inside a Nova Scotia cabin.

Three days have been scheduled for the trial of John Leonard MacKean by judge and jury in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia in Bridgewater.

MacKean is also charged with communicating for the purpose of obtaining sexual services from a person under 18.

With files from Natasha Pace



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