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Rob Ford Stays Mayor

A three-judge panel has overturned the mayor's ouster, allowing him to remain in office.

Rob Ford

Rob Ford, along with chief of staff Mark Towhey, council speaker Frances Nunziata, and another staffer, shortly after hearing the decision.

Rob Ford is still mayor of Toronto. In a decision released moments ago, a divisional court has overturned an earlier decision by Superior Court Justice Charles Hackland that removed Ford from office for violating the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act.

We’re awaiting word from Paul Magder, the citizen who launched the suit, as to whether he’ll be launching an appeal.

In the meantime, here is the full text of the decision—

Rob Ford Conflict of Interest Appeal Decision