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Boyd back in jail after parole violation

It's the early 1950s, and banks are popping up all over "Toronto the Good." So too is a daring group of villains (or heroes, depending on who you ask): the bank-robbing, jail-busting "Boyd Gang." Warring newspapers and budding television stations race to break any news of Toronto's most infamous gangsters, and capture the imagination of the public.

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Gang leader's parole revoked due to lack of co-operation and violations of parole agreement.

Medium: Television
Program: CBC Television News
Broadcast Date: Feb. 6, 1963
Guest(s): Roger Beames
Duration: 3:13

Last updated: January 15, 2013

Page consulted on November 5, 2014

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