Jian Ghomeshi trial: Read the full verdict here

Former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi was acquitted Thursday of sexual assault and overcome resistance by choking charges.

In a Toronto courtroom Justice William B. Horkins said “the evidence fails to prove the allegations beyond a reasonable doubt.”

Horkins spent more than an hour reading his 26-page decision in front of a packed courtroom.

Ghomeshi, 48, had pleaded not guilty to all charges stemming from the allegations involving three women.

Read Justice Horkins full decision below:

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