Ontario to review vaping amid rising concerns, health minister says

The Ford government says it is “actively looking” to find solutions to rising health concerns around vaping products. In a statement to Global News, Health Minister Christine Elliott said she is “increasingly concerned about the prevalence and health consequences of…

Former OPP interim commissioner Blair describes being fired from role, suing Ontario government

Former Ontario Provincial Police interim commissioner Brad Blair, accompanied by his lawyer Julian Falconer, described on Sept. 13 how he was “abruptly” and “unlawfully” fired from his role after 33 years with the force. He has commenced a $15-million lawsuit…

Only way for accountability is to file lawsuit against Ontario government, says former OPP commissioner’s lawyer

Former Ontario Provincial Police interim commissioner Brad Blair filed a $15-million lawsuit against the provincial government for wrongful termination on Sept. 13, to which his lawyer Julian Falconer said was the only way to hold the government accountable for this…

Former OPP interim commissioner files $15-million lawsuit against province, says lawyer

On Sept. 13, former Ontario Provincial Police interim commissioner Brad Blair filed a $15-million lawsuit against the provincial government for wrongful termination, abuse of public office and breaches of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, said his lawyer, Julian…

Northwest London disturbance deemed weapons investigation: police

An overnight disturbance in northwest London is now being deemed a weapons investigation, police said Friday. It was just after 12 a.m. when officers said they were called to a parking lot at 1299 Wonderland Road North following reports of…

Fired OPP deputy commissioner, lawyer who alleged ‘abuse of power’ to speak with media

A former high-ranking Ontario police officer is expected to address the media on Friday for the first time since his lawyer alleged the Ford government engaged in an “abuse of power” when he was fired. Brad Blair, who served as the…