Monday, August 18, 2008

Beheading Suspect, Vince Weiguang Li Has An Attorney

Vince Weiguang Li, at last court appearance.

It is unknown what happened to change the situation since Li's last court appearance where he declined counsel, but according to the Cape Brenton Post, Li will be represented by defense attorney Alan Liebman with Legal Aid Manitoba.

After Li's last court appearance, he was moved to Winnipeg's only secure psychiactric ward at Health Sciences Centre for his court ruled mental evaluation. Liebman, who would not comment on his representation of Li, has yet to speak to Li's wife stated he would not be making a bail application for Li.