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Does Premier Ford see the Constitution as merely a speed bump? | Heather MacIvor

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 @ 1:38 PM | By Heather MacIvor

“[T]hat an administration according to law is to be superseded by action dictated by and according to the arbitrary likes, dislikes and the irrelevant purposes of public officers acting beyond their duty, would signalize [sic] the beginning of disintegration of the rule of law as a fundamental postulate of our constitutional structure.” 

Justice Ivan Cleveland Rand, in Roncarelli v. Duplessis, [1959] S.C.J. No. 1. 

On Sept. 10, Superior Court Justice Edward Belobaba set aside the electoral map imposed on the City of Toronto by the Ontario...