Ex-Toronto police Chief Bill Blair talks carding on Metro Morning
Blair is running for Liberal nomination in Scarborough Southwest
Former Toronto police Chief Bill Blair has announced he will be seeking the Liberal nomination in Scarborough Southwest.
Interestingly, in his role as the city's top cop, Blair supported several policing policies that are contradictory to those espoused by the Liberal Party.
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Among those is perhaps the most controversial element of Blair's legacy: his endorsement of carding.
Blair sat down with CBC's Metro Morning Tuesday to discuss his legacy and particularly accusations that carding has alienated minority communities.
Check out the video above for the his exchange on carding with host Matt Galloway, or listen to the full interview here.