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Pardon backlog keeps many from reintegrating

!Graham James arrives at court for sentencing in Winnipeg on March 20, 2012. Almost 7,000 outstanding pardon applications are in limbo as the Parole Board of Canada struggles to clear a backlog created when the Conservative government changed the rules in 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods -
  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 2:53 AM

Pardon backlog denies social reintegration to thousands of former offenders

A first Thanksgiving for U.S. child migrants

  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 2:52 AM

Where are they now: child migrants in the U.S. on their first Thanksgiving

Doug Ford to announce PC leadership decision

  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 2:50 AM

Doug Ford to announce whether he's entering Ontario Tory leadership race

Tory MP retracts video devices advice

  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 2:47 AM

Tory MP retracts advice to wear recording devices to guard against harassment allegations

Tory-hired audio expert: that's Raynolds

  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 2:45 AM

Tory-hired expert backs claim about Liberal candidate's controversial comments

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