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Ontario court upholds policing powers of private law enforcement in OSPCA case

TORONTO — Ontario's top court has affirmed the policing powers of the province's animal welfare agency, striking down a lower court's ruling that called into question the constitutionality of private law enforcement.
B.C. Chief Ed John faces historic sex charges: prosecution service

B.C. Chief Ed John faces historic sex charges: prosecution service

VANCOUVER — Ed John, a leader of the First Nations Summit and former British Columbia cabinet minister, is accused of four counts of sexual assault dating back to 1974. The B.C.
North American trade pact could be passed before year's end, Pelosi says

North American trade pact could be passed before year's end, Pelosi says

WASHINGTON — The most powerful Democrat in the United States Congress says she believes members of Congress could vote on the new North American free-trade agreement before the end of the year.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh meets Trudeau to discuss throne speech

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh meets Trudeau to discuss throne speech

OTTAWA — NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he believes Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's only options to pass legislation in a minority parliament are to work with his New Democrats or the Conservatives, dismissing the idea the Liberals could work with the
Suspect arrested after documents stolen from Quebec immigration minister's car

Suspect arrested after documents stolen from Quebec immigration minister's car

QUEBEC — A rough stretch for Quebec immigration minister's continues with news that documents he left in his government vehicle were stolen this week.
Father fights with private school over alleged bullying among 7-year-old girls

Father fights with private school over alleged bullying among 7-year-old girls

TORONTO — A Toronto father alleges in a lawsuit filed against Havergal College that the prestigious girls private school expelled his seven-year-old daughter because he complained that she was bullied, while the school claims his own inappropriate be
N.B. moves toward privatization of cannabis sales following losses in first year

N.B. moves toward privatization of cannabis sales following losses in first year

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick has issued a request for proposals for a single private operator to take over the government's operation, distribution and sales of recreational cannabis in the province.

Laval police open criminal investigation after patient dies in hospital

LAVAL, Que. — Police in Quebec have opened a criminal investigation after a hospital patient died following an operating room incident.
Today's babies won't know life without climate change, new report warns

Today's babies won't know life without climate change, new report warns

OTTAWA — A baby born in Canada today will never know a time in which his or her health isn't at risk from a warming planet, an annual look at climate change and human health reported Wednesday.
Supreme Court sides with naturopath in manslaughter, negligence case

Supreme Court sides with naturopath in manslaughter, negligence case

OTTAWA — A Quebec naturopath is not guilty of manslaughter or criminal negligence in the death of an elderly man, the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled.
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