As It Happens: Friday Edition
Pakistan's high court pushes Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from power after the Panama Papers leak suggests that his family hadn't been entirely up-front about their wealth.
Stouffville SLAPP case
An Ontario judge doesn't just dismiss a soil corporation's lawsuit against a mild-mannered critic, he orders the company to pay her damages for dragging her into court.
A Nevada hotelier puts his Clown Motel up for sale and he says he's looking for a buyers who find his giant collection more charming than creepy.
Palestinians return to East Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque after Israeli authorities agree to remove security restrictions they'd imposed on the site.
A Seattle neurologist develops an instrument he calls the encephalophone, which is really just a fancy way of saying you can play the thing just by thinking with your brain.
As It Happens was produced this week by:
and Donya Ziaee.
Our technician is Reynold Gonsalves. The show director was John McGill.
This week, Kevin Robertson was our writer. John Perry is the senior producer. Robin Smythe is the executive producer of As It Happens.
We'd also like to thank some other people who helped us out this week:
Mary-Catherine MacIntosh in Halifax
Susan McKenzie in Montreal
Kristin Nelson in Ottawa
Keith Hart, Allan Morris and Jonathan Ore in Toronto
Suzanne Dufresne in Winnipeg
Michael O'Halloran in Calgary
and Anne Penman in Vancouver.
As It Happens will be back again on Monday. Good night, and good weekend.