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Toronto's Rob Ford: In his own words

The Mayor of Toronto has repeatedly found himself in the media spotlight over revelations about his private life.

The Mayor of Toronto has repeatedly found himself in the media spotlight over a string of revelations about his private life.

The embattled Rob Ford recently admitted to smoking crack cocaine while in office before a video emerged which showed him threatening to kill someone.

BBC News has brought together a selection of the comments he has made to the media during 2013.