The Supreme Court handed down a 4-3 decision Thursday to preserve the May 2011 federal election results for the riding of Etobicoke Centre. Conservative Ted Opitz had defeated incumbent Liberal Borys Wrzesnewskyj by just 26 votes.
Chris Hannay is assistant editor in The Globe's Ottawa bureau and author of the daily Politics newsletter. Previously, he was The Globe and Mail's digital politics editor, community editor for news and sports (working with social media and digital engagement) and a homepage editor. More