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London Mayor found guilty of criminal charges
Offences date back to 2005
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The Canadian Press

The mayor of London, Ont., has been found guilty on charges of fraud, forgery and breach of trust that date back to his time as a Liberal MP.

Joe Fontana admitted that as a member of Parliament he altered a contract that he submitted for expenses in 2005, but had argued the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's wedding.

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  1. john posted on 06/13/2014 01:16 PM
    about time we throw politicians in jail . to bad he is the only one .
  2. Mike from the hinterland posted on 06/14/2014 08:10 AM
    Don't do the crime if you can't do the time. Keep your eye on the sparrow! You little entitled bastard, you committed a crime and tried to cover it up. You abused your position and our trust! Too bad we don't have public nut stomping as a fitting punishment!
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2 1
The Canadian Press

The mayor of London, Ont., has been found guilty on charges of fraud, forgery and breach of trust that date back to his time as a Liberal MP.

Joe Fontana admitted that as a member of Parliament he altered a contract that he submitted for expenses in 2005, but had argued the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's wedding.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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  1. john posted on 06/13/2014 01:16 PM
    about time we throw politicians in jail . to bad he is the only one .
  2. Mike from the hinterland posted on 06/14/2014 08:10 AM
    Don't do the crime if you can't do the time. Keep your eye on the sparrow! You little entitled bastard, you committed a crime and tried to cover it up. You abused your position and our trust! Too bad we don't have public nut stomping as a fitting punishment!
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