Rob Ford Appeal

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Ford Wins Again

OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada decided Thursday it will not hear an appeal in a conflict of interest case involving troubled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.The appeal sought to restore a lower court rul...
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Supreme Court Next?!

TORONTO - The man who almost managed to have Toronto Mayor Rob Ford turfed from office is hoping the country's top court will hear the case.Paul Magder is asking the Supreme Court of Canada to overtur...

Why Rob Ford's Appeal Will Fail

Alan Lenczner, Mayor Ford's defence attorney, is a damn good lawyer -- arguably the best litigator around. And he did a bang-up job in court on Monday during Rob Ford's appeal hearing in downtown Toronto. His argument is a legitimate one -- but his argument won't work. That's because it is a policy argument and not a legal argument. Appeal Courts, in general, are not there to reconsider facts -- just law. The appeal will fail.
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Let The Games Begin

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford vows to continue "fighting for the taxpayers" in his work at city hall, while he awaits a decision from a panel of judges who will determine if he will keep his job. Ford is ap...
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T.O.'s Options If Ford Is Ousted

Two of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s closest allies offered conflicting opinions Monday on what to do if he loses his appeal of a judicial order to vacate his seat on council. Three Divisional Court judge...
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Ford's Day Of Judgment Grows Near

On Monday, the legal team representing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will be back in court trying to keep him in office. That's when Ford will launch an appeal of his conviction on conflict of interest char...
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He's Sticking Around... For Now

TORONTO - The mayor of the country's largest city will not have to fight to stay in office while he appeals his ouster for violating conflict of interest laws.Toronto businessman Paul Magder, who pers...
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Ousted Toronto Mayor Files Appeal

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has formally filed a notice of appeal and applied for a stay of proceedings, after an Ontario Superior Court justice ruled that he broke conflict of interest rules and must be r...
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Rob Ford Says Sorry

TORONTO - A contrite Rob Ford finally apologized Tuesday to those who don't like the way he handled his conflict of interest situation, but said he would fight to stay on as mayor.Ford also said his a...
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Was Ford's Ousting Right?

TORONTO - Questions are being raised about an all-or-nothing provision in a previously little-known "draconian" law that was thrust into the spotlight Monday after it was used to unseat the mayor of C...
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He's Not The Only Mayor In Trouble

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been ordered out of office after being found guilty of breaking conflict of interest rules, but he's not the only Canadian mayor running into trouble:— Gerald Trem...
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QUOTES: Toronto Mayor Reacts To Ruling

TORONTO - A judge on Monday ordered Mayor Rob Ford out of office for violating conflict of interest rules. Some quotes:%Slideshow-542599%"I'm gonna fight tooth and nail to hold onto my job and if they...