How Covering the Bernardo Trial Changed Tom Blackwell

True Crime Byline

14-07-2022 • 27 mins

National Post reporter Tom Blackwell has tried to block out many things about the murder trial of Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka, but what he doesn’t want to forget is what he learned from the victims’ families. Years later, his understanding of how his words can resonate with the loved ones of victims still shapes his outlook on covering crime. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit