MPs offered tearful tributes in the House of Commons Friday to former finance minister Jim Flaherty after he died suddenly on Thursday. A state funeral will be held next Wednesday in Toronto, and the CN Tower will glow green Friday night in honour of the former public servant.
Video: ‘Police encounters with people in crisis’ report released
Former Supreme Court of Canada justice Frank Iacobucci spoke about his recommendations in his report titled ‘police encounters with people in crisis’. The 350 page report outlines 84 recommendations for police. The report was sparked following the killing of Toronto teenager Sammy Yatim, 18, on an empty streetcar last summer.