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TORONTO — A three-judge Divisional Court panel is set to release its decision this morning on Toronto mayor Rob Ford’s challenge of a lower court ruling that ordered him removed from office for a conflict of interest.
Ford’s lawyer had argued the mayor shouldn’t be found guilty because he was an honest politician who made a genuine error in judgment.
His opponents told court that Ford had deliberately flouted conflict-of-interest rules by taking part in a council vote that he repay $3,150 raised for his private football foundation.
We have an agenda in this city and that agenda needs to continue
If the ruling stands, the city would be tossed into unchartered territory, leaving it up to council to appoint an acting mayor for the balance of Ford’s term or call a…
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