Gerald Stanley trial day 1: jury selection

So, here is my story from this morning before the jury selection began. And here is the one I filed after it was selected in Battleford. Below, here are some Tweets that I posted and re-Tweeted on my Twitter feed today while watching the proceedings. Now going through the jurors who need to be excused….

Rob Ford is out of mayor’s race in Toronto, Doug Ford is in

It was a momentous day in the Toronto mayor’s race. With Mayor Rob Ford in hospital still facing a medical crisis, he has withdrawn from the race for mayor and is now running for council in ward 2. Meanwhile, his brother Doug Ford has now filed his papers and is now in the mayor’s race,…

TORONTO COUNCIL TO MAYOR ROB FORD: GO AWAY, PLEASE.

What utter lunacy from Toronto city hall today. Council passes a motion asking Mayor Rob Ford to step aside. Now honestly, folks, what did you really expect these councillors to do? Nothing? Sounds like the meeting today was a three ring circus, with Rob’s brother Councillor Doug Ford confronting Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong on the floor and loudly asking him…