Post Tagged with: "Alexander “Sandro” Lisi"

Rob Ford addresses council at the beginning of Wednesday's meeting (Peter Lozinski/Ryersonian Staff)

Rob Ford had alcohol problem, verbally abused staff: police document

Rob Ford is threatening to sue former staffers who told police about how their former boss allegedly abused his power and position. A court document released Wednesday afternoon shows Toronto police conducted extensive interviews with Ford’s inner circle of city staff, who described that they withstood verbal abuse from him and ran his personal errands. The 474-page police affidavit surrounding […]

by Jean Ko Din· · News, Off Campus
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes on radio show for drunken behaviour

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes on radio show for drunken behaviour

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford took to the airwaves to defend himself Sunday and demanded police release a video allegedly showing him smoking what appears to be crack cocaine. On his weekly Newstalk 1010 radio show, The City with Mayor Rob Ford, the embattled mayor offered an apology, sighing deeply several times. “I am the first one to admit that I […]

by Peter Lozinski· · News, Off Campus, Top stories, Videos
Lisi's lawyers spoke to media after his bail hearing Friday. (Arman Aghbali/Ryersonian Staff).

Mayor Rob Ford’s friend Alexander “Sandro” Lisi granted bail

Mayor Rob Ford’s part-time driver, Alexander “Sandro” Lisi, was granted $5,000 no-deposit bail earlier Friday morning after he was arrested Thursday and charged with extortion. He will be released into his father’s custody with a series of conditions. Lisi, 35, was told at his Friday morning bail hearing at Old City Hall that he must not associate with anyone with […]

by Arman Aghbali· · News, Off Campus