Pictou County's Chris Falconer to appeal verdict in Amber Kirwan murder case

Staff ~ The News webcomments@ngnews.ca
Published on February 26, 2014

Chris Falconer is appealing his murder conviction. 

The Nova Scotia Court of Appeals has received a prisoner appeal by Christopher Alexander Falconer convicted of first degree murder in the death of Amber Kirwan.

This is the start of the appeal process for Falconer who was convicted Jan. 28 of the 19-year-old Pictou County womans murder in 2011.

The Crown has up to 80 days to respond to the appeal.