A second video of toronto mayor rob ford smoking what has been described as crack cocaine by a selfprofessed drug dealer was secretly filmed in his sisters basement early saturday morning. Former washington dc mayor marion barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, has died aged 78. Rob fords revelations about drug use made for a dramatic city council meeting. Toronto mayor rob ford snorted cocaine with prostitute. The infamous video of torontos former mayor rob ford smoking crack cocaine is now public, and for the first time can be viewed outside a courtroom. Rob ford, who catapulted into the international spotlight after admitting he smoked crack cocaine while mayor of toronto, has died. The video of former toronto mayor rob ford, shown first to media and later in the extortion trial of fords friend alexander lisi, was released today following the lift of. The infamous video of torontos former mayor rob ford smoking crack cocaine is now public, and for the first time can be viewed outside a courtroom to read m. A video showing rob ford, the late former mayor of toronto, smoking crack has been made public for the first time, some three years after it engulfed the city in scandal and earned ford. Why toronto may reelect cracksmoking mayor al jazeera. Marion shepilov barry born marion barry jr march 6, 1936 november 23, 2014 was an american politician who served as the second mayor of the district of columbia from 1979 to 1991, and again as the fourth mayor. Toronto mayor rob ford isnt going to let a little crack cocaine come between him and his dream of becoming prime minister. The former mayor, who died on tuesday, made the canadian city internationally notorious in may 20 when a gossip website described a video showing him smoking crack. Mayor rob ford wont step down despite crack use cbc news.
A different kind of populism antielitist politicians in. Torontos mayor is denying he is the person seen smoking a crack pipe in a video, which canadian media say drug dealers have offered to sell to them. A video showing rob ford, the late former mayor of toronto, smoking crack has been made public for the first time, some three years after. He was elected in the 2010 municipal election with 39% of the vote, and is the first muslim mayor.
Rob ford refuses to step down as toronto mayor despite having admitted to smoking crack cocaine during drunken stupor. Rob ford, crack smoking toronto mayor, refuses to step. Toronto mayor denies smoking crack video torontos mayor is denying he is the person seen smoking a crack pipe in a video, which canadian media say drug dealers have offered to sell to them. The embattled lawmaker, whos facing enormous pressure to. The embattled mayor of toronto, who admitted smoking crack cocaine, has been accused by his staff of partying with a prostitute on a drink and drugfuelled st. Two books about his late brother rob, torontos crack smoking mayor, paint the surviving ford as impulsive, undisciplined, indiscreet and a bully. Elected officials refuse to cater to the demands of muslim parents to ban pork entirely from schools. The mayor had denied that videos existence, but toronto. Rob fords brother doug ford was the toronto city councillor for ward 2 etobicoke north in toronto from 2010 to 2014, during robs term as mayor. Critics say rob ford is unfit to govern canadas largest city, but his base remains undaunted in leadup to 2014 vote. Footage of late toronto mayor rob ford smoking crack. Media caption rob ford gained international notoriety after admitting to smoking crack cocaine in.426 1019 534 893 444 1192 656 630 1160 846 980 1470 93 143 114 674 719 563 800 755 956 848 1039 497 571 882 1214 226 1341 1099 350 1287 364 587 370 1149