“Pastor” Brent Hawkes is the 2nd confidant of Kathleen Wynne to be charged with a sex crime after Ben Levin

Brent Hawkes, Toronto pastor, charged with sex assault in Nova Scotia

A prominent pastor in Toronto, Brent Hawkes, has been charged with a historical sex assault in Nova Scotia, Hawkes’ lawyer Clayton Ruby confirmed to CBC News.

Ruby said Hawkes has been charged with indecent assault and gross indecency in Kings County​ in a historical sexual assault.

The 65-year-old is well-known for giving the eulogy for the former New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton at his funeral.


This is the 2nd alleged sex offender who is a confidant of Kathleen Wynne.

Brent Hawkes Kathleen Wynne

Alleged Sex Offender Brent Hawkes With Gay Premier Kathleen Wynne.