Polls are closing in the Canadian federal election after a campaign beset by scandals
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Hello and welcome to the Guardian’s live coverage of the Canadian election. I’ll be bringing you the news as it comes out. Our reporter Leyland Cecco is on the ground in Toronto, you can follow him on Twitter here.
Justin Trudeau is bracing for the possibility of an electoral loss after Canadians went to the polls today in an election that marked a stunning change of fortunes for the charismatic Liberal leader who had pledged to reshape the country’s politics.