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Mike Duffy legal woes end as Crown won't appeal acquittal

OTTAWA – Sen. Mike Duffy‘s legal saga is officially over.

A spokesman for the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General says Crown prosecutors have decided not to appeal Duffy’s acquittal one month ago. 144 more words

Canada

Court drops fraud, breach of trust charges against former senator Mac Harb

OTTAWA – Charges of fraud and breach of trust have been dropped against former senator Mac Harb, a Liberal appointee and central figure in the Senate expense scandal whose housing expenses were deemed unjustifiable by the upper chamber. 631 more words

Politics

Former Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum asking court to dismiss corruption charges

MONTREAL – Former Montreal and Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (CDN-NDG) borough mayor Michael Applebaum was in court Monday to argue that there’s been an unreasonable delay in his trial. 198 more words

Canada

Mike Duffy to learn his fate today in Senate expense scandal

OTTAWA – A judge will issue a long-awaited ruling today on more than two dozen criminal charges against Sen. Mike Duffy.

The 31 counts of fraud, bribery and breach of trust were laid in July 2014. 234 more words

Canada

Halifax police charge CBSA employee with sexual assault, extortion

A Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) employee is facing several charges, including sexual assault, said Halifax Regional Police.

Police said the charges stem from incidents that occurred in 2003, when the accused was an immigration officer. 269 more words

Crime

Boys will be boys

When embarking on asset and estate planning, an important but often overlooked enquiry is as to how the next generation will manage the assets (and what those assets might be) and who sensibly should be in charge.  967 more words

Trusts

Keeping Secrets

Q. I want to share a problem about a teenager with our elder looking after youth, but he said he shares everything with his wife. I feel uncomfortable about that as it does not concern her. 447 more words

Christianity