National Newswatch

Ontario announces home warranty changes to address conflict of interest

Feb 20 2019 — Paola Loriggio , The Canadian Press — Ontario has announced changes for new home warranties, including moving oversight for new home builders and vendors away from the corporation that provides the warranties. Government and Consumer Services Minister Bill Walker said Wednesday that establishing a separate regulator will address a conflict of interest in the current structure. Tarion Warranty Corporation has overseen nearly all facets […]

Ontario announces home warranty changes to address conflict of interest

Feb 20 2019 — Paola Loriggio , The Canadian Press — Ontario has announced changes for new home warranties, including moving oversight for new home builders and vendors away from the corporation that provides the warranties. Government and Consumer Services Minister Bill Walker said Wednesday that establishing a separate regulator will address a conflict of interest in the current structure. Tarion Warranty Corporation has overseen nearly all facets […]

Toronto Eaton Centre shooter found guilty of two counts of manslaughter

Feb 19 2019 — Paola Loriggio , The Canadian Press — TORONTO — A man who said his post-traumatic stress disorder prompted him to open fire inside Toronto's Eaton Centre more than six years ago was found guilty Tuesday of manslaughter in the deaths of two people killed in the attack. A jury also found Christopher Husbands guilty of five counts of aggravated assault, one count each of criminal negligence causing bodily harm […]

Toronto Eaton Centre shooter found guilty of two counts of manslaughter

Feb 19 2019 — Paola Loriggio , The Canadian Press — TORONTO — A man who said his post-traumatic stress disorder prompted him to open fire inside Toronto's Eaton Centre more than six years ago was found guilty Tuesday of manslaughter in the deaths of two people killed in the attack. A jury also found Christopher Husbands guilty of five counts of aggravated assault, one count each of criminal negligence causing bodily harm […]