Post Tagged with: "Jian Ghomeshi"

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Ryerson students rally in solidarity with sexual assault survivors after Ghomeshi verdict

Jian Ghomeshi’s not guilty verdicts on March 24 triggered a rally and solidarity march in support of sexual assault survivors outside Old City Hall just a few hours after the ruling. The event, which was co-hosted by Ryerson’s Centre for Women and Trans People and the Office for Sexual Violence Support and Education, saw hundreds of locals turn out to […]

by Arianna Ongaro· · News, Off Campus, On Campus
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Ghomeshi found not guilty on choking and sexual assault charges

Jian Ghomeshi has been acquitted of four counts of sexual assault and one count of overcoming resistance by choking. Justice William Horkins announced his decision Thursday at the Ontario Court of Justice in a proceeding that lasted an hour and a half. In his ruling, Horkins recapped the testimonies of each complainant, and highlighted the points where he saw inconsistencies […]

Jian Ghomeshi leaving Old City Hall on Feb. 1, 2016, day one of the former CBC Radio host's, sexual assault trial (Lisa Coombs/Ryersonian Staff).

LIVE BLOG: Jian Ghomeshi verdict

Former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi is charged with four counts of sexual assault and one count of chocking to overcome resistance. Justice William Horkins will deliver the verdict Thursday morning at 10 a.m. Follow The Ryersonian’s live coverage of the verdict.  

Toronto defence attorney talks possible Ghomeshi verdict

Toronto defence attorney talks possible Ghomeshi verdict

Reporter Arianna Ongaro sat down with Toronto criminal defence attorney Ari Goldkin to get his perspective on the possible outcome of the case against Jian Ghomeshi. The former CBC host is charged with four counts of sexual assault and one count of choking to overcome  resistance. Justice William Horkins will deliver the verdict Thursday morning at 10 am.  

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The Ghomeshi trial: What’s happened so far?

Criminal lawyer Ari Goldkind says he won’t be convicted.

by Jacqueline Tucci· · News, Off Campus
Jian Ghomeshi getting out of his car on Feb. 5, 2016 (Aidan Cox/Ryersonian Staff)

Ghomeshi trial raising questions about Canada’s judicial system

Experts say that there is no easy fix to what some are saying is a flawed judicial system, concerns that have come around due to the highly publicized Jian Ghomeshi trial.

by Kanwal Rafiq· · Jian Ghomeshi on Trial, News
Jian Ghomeshi leaving Old City Hall on Feb. 1, 2016, day one of the former CBC Radio host's, sexual assault trial (Lisa Coombs/Ryersonian Staff).

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 8

Day eight of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

UPDATED: Judge allows fourth witness in Ghomeshi trial

UPDATED: Judge allows fourth witness in Ghomeshi trial

Day six of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 5

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 5

Day five of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 43 – • RSU member resigns, the theatre school’s winter show opening and more

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 43 – • RSU member resigns, the theatre school’s winter show opening and more

The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News, Podcasts
Jian Ghomeshi getting out of his car on Feb. 5, 2016 (Aidan Cox/Ryersonian Staff)

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 4

Day four of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

Protesters outside of old City Hall (Aiden Cox/Ryersonian Staff)

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 3

Day two of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 2

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 2

Day two of our live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial continues.

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 1

LIVE: #JianGhomeshi’s sexual assault trial, day 1

Follow the live coverage of former CBC Radio host, Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial.

Jian Ghomeshi pleads not guilty to five charges

Jian Ghomeshi pleads not guilty to five charges

Disgraced former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi pled not guilty today to all charges against him in court at Old City Hall. Angelyn Francis has more.

by Angelyn Francis· · News, Videos
Jian Ghomeshi's lawyer Marie Henein arriving at the College Park courthouse on Feb. 26. (Courtesy of Samantha Crisp)

Date set for next stage of Ghomeshi trial

Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault case will resume March 27 with a pretrial hearing, an off-­the­-record meeting between the defence, the prosecution and a judge. Ghomeshi’s lawyer, Marie Henein, arrived without her client at the College Park courthouse Thursday morning. Henein left the building quickly after a brief hearing without answering any questions from the media. According to criminal law specialist […]

by Samantha Crisp· · News, Off Campus
The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 25

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 25

            The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press. This week, we have the latest on Ryerson security’s response to high-crime areas on campus. We also bring you a Ryersonian exclusive concerning campus bookstore textbook return policies. […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories
In an exclusive Q-&-A, Jane Doe says she fears nothing has changed in the conversation about rape

In an exclusive Q-&-A, Jane Doe says she fears nothing has changed in the conversation about rape

Jane Doe, the woman who succesfully sued Tornonto police for their investigation of her sexual assault and whose name is still under court-protected publication ban, says nothing has changed in the conversation about rape. In the weeks since the Jian Ghomeshi news broke, she says the public has heard too much from lawyers and the media, and not enough from community experts […]

by Ramna Shahzad· · Media, News, Top stories
The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 24

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 24

The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press. This week, we have the latest on the new student group rivaling the RSU’s Freeze the Fees campaign. We also bring you updates on the protests happening in Ferguson, Missouri — and closer to […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories

Reactions: Jian Ghomeshi charged with four counts of sexual assault

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by Samantha Sobolewski· · News
UPDATE: Jian Ghomeshi charged with sexual assault, released on bail

UPDATE: Jian Ghomeshi charged with sexual assault, released on bail

 Video files from Lindsay Fitzgerald Jian Ghomeshi has officially been released on $100,000 bail after surrendering to Toronto police this morning. The former host of CBC Radio’s Q must give up his passport, cannot leave the country and is not allowed to contact any of the alleged victims. He will be living with his mother, who is acting as surety. Ghomeshi is being […]

by Alexis Allison· · News, Off Campus, Top stories
Jian Ghomeshi speaks with Ryerson journalism professor Suanne Kelman at a Ryerson event in 2010.

Ryerson investigation into Ghomeshi, CBC internships: no wrongdoing, no further inquiry, says journalism chair

Ryerson’s School of Journalism has conducted an informal inquiry into CBC internships dating back as far as a decade, in order to rule out any cases of sexual harassment in the wake of allegations leveled against former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi. Ryerson’s is among several j-schools now reviewing internships at the CBC, including Carleton University, the University of King’s College […]

by Ryan McKenna· · News, Off Campus
CBC reveals coverage plans for 2014 Sochi Olympic Games

CBC reveals coverage plans for 2014 Sochi Olympic Games

After winning back the title of  “Canada’s Olympic network,” the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) unveiled its coverage plans and broadcast team for the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games at a public event held at the CBC Broadcast Centre in Toronto Wednesday. The CBC has broadcasted the Olympics on 19 occasions dating back almost 60 years. However, for the most recent games, the 2010 […]

by Erynn Sally· · Sports
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