Eddie Greenspan

Edward Greenspan Funeral Draws Hundreds

CBC | Posted 02.27.2015 | Canada Politics

Hundreds gathered at the Beth Torah Synagogue in Toronto's north end on Sunday to pay tribute to lawyer Eddie Greenspan. The famed criminal def...

Famed Lawyer Edward 'Eddie' Greenspan Dies At Age 70

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Edward Greenspan, one of Canada's most formidable criminal lawyers, was remembered as a force to be reckoned with by many in the legal commu...

Damning Report To B.C. Inquiry: "Wouldn't Piss On Them If They Were On Fire"

Reive Doig | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Reive Doig

Independent counsel Jason Gratl has prepared a damning report to the B.C. Missing Women's Inquiry that's looking into the years before the arrest of convicted killer Robert William Pickton. Titled "Wouldn't Piss On Them If They Were on Fire: How Discrimination Against Sex Workers, Drug Users and Aboriginal Women Enabled a Serial Killer," it pulls few punches. Indifference. Ineptitude. Discrimination. These words reverberate throughout the document.

Conrad Black the Villain of His Own Book?

Peter Worthington | Posted 12.30.2011 | Canada Business
Peter Worthington

Conrad is candid in documenting how, when fortunes turned against him, former friends and allies also turned against him. Even at the Telegraph, employees who owed their careers to Conrad, turned on him. If nothing else, Conrad Black seems not have been a great judge of character.