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London Mayor Joe Fontana says he will resign in wake of conviction
Fontana always insisted the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's wedding
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On Friday London, Ontario Mayor Joe Fontana was found guilty of fraud, forgery and breach of trust in connection with payments for his son's wedding. The judge concluded Fontana altered an invoice for his son's wedding nine years ago to reflect a reception he planned for a Federal Minister at the same reception hall.

Fontana always insisted the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's wedding.

He will be sentenced on these charges July 15, 2014.

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On Friday London, Ontario Mayor Joe Fontana was found guilty of fraud, forgery and breach of trust in connection with payments for his son's wedding. The judge concluded Fontana altered an invoice for his son's wedding nine years ago to reflect a reception he planned for a Federal Minister at the same reception hall.

Fontana always insisted the $1,700 the government paid out was not for his son's wedding.

He will be sentenced on these charges July 15, 2014.

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