POLITICS

New Rob Ford Documents: Twitter Explodes Over Allegations Mayor Tried To Buy Tape, Smoked Heroin

12/04/2013 05:58 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford wipes his brow in the council chamber as councillors look to pass motions to limit his powers on Monday November 18, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

New police documents released by the courts that allege that Mayor Rob Ford tried to buy the infamous crack tape and that he may have smoked heroin, sparked a Twitter storm on Wednesday.

The documents are part of the drug-trafficking investigation of Rob Ford's sometimes driver and friend Alexander Lisi. Members of the media quickly tweeted out highlights from the documents.

They were soon joined by a chorus of citizens and pundits who have been watching the Rob Ford scandal closely for months. See some of the best tweets below:

Rob Ford ITO

You can also read the full documents:

Rob Ford court documents