Stephenville Crown at­tor­ney Kari Ann Pike ap­pointed judge in Happy Val­ley-Goose Bay

One of two new pro­vin­cial court judges

The Aurora (Labrador City) - - FRONT PAGE -

HAPPY VAL­LEY-GOOSE BAY, NL — Kari Ann Pike, a Crown at­tor­ney out of Stephenville, is the new pro­vin­cial court judge in Happy Val­ley-Goose Bay.

Orig­i­nally from Cor­ner Brook, she will re­place Judge John Joy, who re­tired from the Labrador court­room July 28.

Robin Fowler, a for­mer Crown at­tor­ney who was ap­pointed the as­sis­tant deputy min­is­ter re­spon­si­ble for courts and cor­po­rate ser­vices with the Depart­ment of Jus­tice and Pub­lic Safety last Oc­to­ber, re­places Judge Ti­mothy Chalker, who re­tired from the court in Grand Falls-Wind­sor July 12.

Pike, QC, grad­u­ated from Regina High School in Cor­ner Brook in 1986. In 1990, she grad­u­ated from Dal­housie Uni­ver­sity with a Bach­e­lor of Arts de­gree ma­jor­ing in phi­los­o­phy, with a con­cen­tra­tion in ju­rispru­dence.

In 1993, she grad­u­ated from the Uni­ver­sity of New Brunswick with a Bach­e­lor of Laws de­gree. While at­tend­ing school, she was ac­cepted into the New­found­land and Labrador Crown Ap­pren­tice­ship pro­gram, which set the path for her le­gal ca­reer as a Crown at­tor­ney.

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