Toronto Police Service denies Ontario Human Rights Commission’s request to attend disciplinary tribunal

TORONTO — The Ontario Human Rights Commission will not be allowed to participate in a Toronto Police Service disciplinary tribunal for two officers charged with misconduct in the 2011 arrest of four black teens.

The OHRC made a motion for leave to intervene in the tribunal to ensure that the issue of racial profiling would be addressed, according to a Monday release, but their motion was denied on “jurisdictional grounds.”

The OHRC said the denial of the motion “illustrates the fact...

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