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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.  

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.

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.

Controversial Twitter harassment trial awaits verdict

Controversial Twitter harassment trial awaits verdict

Reporter Victoria Chan gives us the latest update on a case involving the alleged harassment of three women by one man on Twitter.

by Cole Deakin· · News, Videos
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
Former Ryerson student, Carina Petrache, was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend in 2010. (Courtesy Facebook)

Alleged murderer of Ryerson student sat calmly as his lower body burned: witness

Residents in an Annex housing complex found Farshad Badakhshan sitting calmly in a chair in the communal kitchen, even though the lower half of his body was on fire, a Toronto jury heard today. Badakhshan, 31, is accused of first-degree murder in the July 2010 death of Carina Petrache, a 23-year-old Ryerson criminology student. They both lived in a housing […]

by Matthew Kennedy· · News, Off Campus, Top stories
Jury hears testimony from housemate in former Ryerson student murder case

Jury hears testimony from housemate in former Ryerson student murder case

Warning: Graphic content The housemate of a former Ryerson student, murdered more than three years ago, told a jury that he saw the victim with a slit throat and her lower body engulfed in flames. Farshad Badakhshan is accused of murdering 23-year-old Carina Petrache, who studied criminology at Ryerson. Badakhshan has pleaded not guilty and his defence team is contending that […]

by Matthew Kennedy· · News, Off Campus