In National News:
Livent co-founders guilty of fraud (Globe and Mail)
In our opinion: Justice Mary Lou Benotto said, “The exponential growth of the company was analogous to an athlete taking a performance-enhancing drug. The result may be spectacular but the means involve cheating.” Hear, hear! We agree. Oh, and by the way, it looks like Mom was right when she told us that cheaters never prosper.
RCMP softened Taser-use restrictions (CBC)
Tories move to eliminate two-for-one jail credit (National Post)
In World News:
Netenyahu pledges to pursue peace with Palestinians (Reuters)
In our opinion: Whatever your personal feelings on middle-eastern conflict, everyone can agree that peace in the region would be a good thing.
AIG employee quits at ‘betrayal’ (BBC)
EU without a leader after Czech government collapses (der Spiegel)
In Entertainment News:
Spandau Ballet announce reunion tour (Entertainment Weekly)
In our opinion: This much is true…we would pay to go to a Spandau Ballet concert (again)!
Natasha Richardson’s organs to be donated (People)
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