The Toronto Star’s
will not pursue a libel lawsuit against Toronto’s mayor, Rob Ford, the Star
reported Wednesday, after Ford issued “a second, more complete, public apology.”
Ford had implied Dale was a pedophile; Dale rejected an earlier apology in which
the media for ascribing to him a “word I did not say.”
The new apology, by contrast, includes pretty much full retractions of
everything Ford has said about Dale so far, and words he implied.