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R. Jeanette Martin

Some 600,000 Canadians have a conviction for simple possession of marijuana – and cops are still busting people despite the fact legalization is just around the corner Read more

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A not-so-short list of who's making a killing on legalization Read more

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Libs' marijuana legalization tour touches down in the Big Smoke and things quickly get wacky. Message to Justin: dude, the hypocrisy is becoming a little too hard to take. Read more

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If you're thinking seventh heaven, you may be in for a buzzkill Read more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Ontario government's own statement reveals glaring dichotomy in new rules on police street checks  Read more

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Laws governing medical marijuana and the new dispensaries popping up all over town seem to be as sticky as premium ganja itself Read more

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One of five on our list of people we'd rather hear less from in 2016, Toronto's former top cop has just been handed the pot legalization file by Justin Trudeau – and it could be a blessing in disguise Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

This year is already just a little bit better than 2015 in that we need no longer seriously concern ourselves with these people Read more

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158 recommendations later, the force is still covering up for mishandling of people in distress Read more

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Zach Ruiter

At election-night victory party, supporters mull over former Toronto top cop's rap sheet on carding and G20. Member of Liberals' candidate search committee says he made a "pragmatic" choice in backing Blair. Read more

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At his only real debate, the police chief-turned-Liberal candidate gets hammered on his record Read more

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The Liberal candidate hoped to turn the discussion away from his record as police chief. At that, he failed miserably. Read more

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Rejigged boundaries and vulnerable incumbents give Toronto its share of pivotal races. Here are five to start. Read more

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Green candidate Tommy Taylor wants to hold the former chief accountable for civil rights abuses under his watch Read more

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Shindig at Liberal Senator Art Eggleton's "spacious" apartment in the Bellagio on Bloor this evening promises “spectacular view overlooking the Rosedale ravine” Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Top cop turned star Liberal candidate openly talks carding, saying he realized years ago the practice cost the force "a very high price." So why didn't he do anything about it? Read more

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Zach Ruiter

Mark Saunders sworn in as Toronto's new police chief Read more

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Scarborough Hospital Foundation chair says decision to purchase ad featuring the former police chief was not politically motivated Read more

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Plus: Canada's native legacy too taboo to talk of? Read more

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