Joe Fontana Scandal

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Council Can't Oust Convicted Mayor

London, Ont., Mayor Joe Fontana's conviction on three criminal fraud charges relating to his time as an MP is not — on its own — enough to force Fontana from municipal office, a lawyer told CBC N...
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Fontana Pleads Not Guilty

LONDON, Ont. - The mayor of London, Ont., admits that as a member of Parliament he altered a contract that he submitted for expenses, but the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's weddi...
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Trial Date Set For London Mayor

LONDON, Ont. - The mayor of London, Ont., will be going to trial on fraud charges this spring.A date of May 26 has been set for the trial of Joe Fontana, who is accused of using taxpayers' money to he...
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Embattled Mayor Back In Court

LONDON, Ont. - The fraud case involving the mayor of London, Ont., will return to court this fall.Two days have been set aside for a preliminary hearing to determine whether there's enough evidence to...
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The Pressure Is On, Joe

The mayor of London, Ont., will face more pressure today to step down, after he was charged with three criminal offences. A non-confidence motion will be presented at a meeting of the finance and adm...
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CHARGED

LONDON, Ont. - The mayor of London, Ont., has been charged with fraud following an investigation into the alleged inappropriate use of funds when he was a federal cabinet minister and Liberal member o...