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...
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Twitter Goes Nuts Over Rob Ford Decision

Rob Ford's appeal of his removal from office has been granted and Twitter is alight with responses. The decision of a three-judge panel of the Ontario Divisional Court is dividing users, with some hap...
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Rob Ford's Not Going Anywhere

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's appeal of his removal from office has been granted by a three-judge panel of the Ontario Divisional Court. Ford's lawyers argued that his removal for violation of conflict of...
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The 5 Possible Outcomes Of Rob Ford's Appeal

Today is judgment day for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. After a tumultuous two years in office and a court challenge to his leadership that began 10 months ago, Ford and the rest of the city will find out...
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Rob Ford Verdict Coming Soon

Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will find out his legal fate on Friday morning. CBC, CTV and other outlets reported on Wednesday that the Ontario Divisional Court will announce its verdict in an appe...

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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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...