Proceedings

Notice from the
Office of the Secretary

Ontario

Ontario Securities
Commission


20 Queen St. W.
Box 55, Suite 1900
Toronto, ON M5H 3S8
Commission des valeurs mobilières de l'Ontario

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 13, 2005


IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT
R.S.O. 1990, C. S.5, AS AMENDED

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IN THE MATTER OF

CERTAIN DIRECTORS, OFFICERS AND INSIDERS OF
HOLLINGER INC.

(BEING THE PERSONS AND COMPANIES LISTED IN schedule “a” HERETO)

(Application to vary under section 144)

TORONTOThe Office of the Secretary issued today a Notice of Hearing in the above noted matter. The Hearing is scheduled to be held on Thursday, April 21, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. in the Large Hearing Room, 17 th Floor, 20 Queen Street West.

A copy of the Notice of Hearing with Schedule “A” and the Application Record are available at www.osc.gov.on.ca

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
JOHN P. STEVENSON
SECRETARY


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