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Judge guilty of seeking sex in return for positive refugee ruling

posted Jan 13, 2011, 10:47 AM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Jan 13, 2011, 10:48 AM ]
Shannon Kari, National Post: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
TORONTO - A former immigration adjudicator and Toronto city councilor has been convicted of offering to write a favourable refugee claim in exchange for sexual relations.
Steve Ellis, 50, was found guilty Wednesday morning of one count of breach of trust under the Criminal Code and also of illegally seeking a benefit contrary to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.

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