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In Pictures: Rob Ford's raucous day at City Hall

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Mayor Rob Ford puts his head in his hand shaking it, in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013, during a special council meeting to limit more of his powers.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford chairs a council meeting where the fate of his executive powers lies in the balance.

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Mayor Rob Ford gestures and mimics driving in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013, during a special council meeting to limit more of his powers.

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Mayor Rob Ford gestures and mimics driving in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013, during a special council meeting to limit more of his powers.

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Mayor Rob Ford gestures and mimics driving in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013, during a special council meeting to limit more of his powers.

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Mayor Rob Ford walks around the public seating area just before getting into a shouting match with members of the public in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Councillor Doug Ford and his brother, Mayor Rob Ford, gets into a shouting match with members of the public in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Councillor Doug Ford and his brother, Mayor Rob Ford, gets into a shouting match with members of the public in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Councillor Pam McConnell hold ice on her lip after she was knocked into by Mayor Rob Ford when he allegedly was running to his brother’s aid in chambers at City Hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Mayor Rob Ford wipes his forehead while talking with his lawyer in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013, just prior to a special council meeting.

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Mayor Rob Ford talks with his lawyers and staff in chambers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves his office at City Hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is shown at City Hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong spoke to the media after the council voted in favour of striping the mayor of more powers at City Hall in Toronto on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto Councillor Doug Ford talks to the media about his brother, Mayor Rob Ford problems at City Hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves his office at City Hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves his office on Nov. 18, 2013, after a long day at City Hall.

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An NBC news crew leaves Toronto mayor Rob Ford’s office after interviewing him on Nov. 18, 2013.

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Toronto councillor Doug Ford heads back into his brother Rob's mayoral office at city hall on Nov. 18, 2013.

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