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Rehtaeh Parsons' father to speak at Ottawa theatre production on sexual violence

The trial of former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi sparked a national conversation about sexual violence cases and how they play out in the justice system. 625 more words

Local News

Sexton: Why I've finally given up on CBC's 'q'

In the same way people remember exactly where they were when the Twin Towers fell, I can remember everything about the moment I learned Jian Ghomeshi was dropped from the CBC. 566 more words

Columnists

Septembre Anderson: Why I've been silent about the Andray Domise allegations

“I believe survivors.” Three simple words that convey support of victims of domestic violence. The battle cry that arose nationally during the Jian Ghomeshi storm has gained volume once again as Torontonians vocalize their support for the latest alleged victim of intimate partner violence. 721 more words

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Secret Consent

The Ghomeshi sexual harassment case of this past year was one where a high profile public figure in Canada was able to walk the line of legality and get away with sexual harassment. 341 more words

Technology

Olympic glory, Ghomeshi trial and a race horse: The National Post photos of the year

In a year where American politics dominated so much of the discussion, numerous Canadian sports milestones provided respite from the noise; from Penny Oleksiak’s record setting performance in Rio to Toronto FC’s MLS Eastern Conference Championship victory. 195 more words

Photos

Christie Blatchford: John Furlong’s sex-abuse trial by social media

How fitting that the year should end just as it began, with trial by social media, institutional failure, and the cries of the discredited being treated as serious and worthy. 832 more words

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Christie Blatchford: The year's best and worst moments in Canadian criminal justice

It’s not every year that the criminal courts dominate the headlines as they did in 2016. More’s the pity too, because at least in the courts — unlike in other spheres, such as politics, security/terrorism, modern war — there is usually some certainty, if not definitive answers. 1,265 more words

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