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Officials from two levels of government were investigating a seniors’ euchre game in Scarborough over its $1.25 buy-in – suspected of being a potential illegal gambling operation – until media attention caused the City of Toronto to stand down.
True North’s Andrew Lawton says this may have had a happy ending, but it never should have gone as far as it did.
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