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Commission starts public hearings into Quebec 'spying' scandal

The Chamberland Commission has opened its hearings into a wiretap scandal that shook Quebec politics and law enforcement.

Public hearings are being led by Jacques Chamberland, who has worked as an appeals court judge for 45 years. 268 more words


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Discover the experience of the most comprehensive information provided by La Presse.

Experience the most comprehensive information ever offered by the largest newsroom in Quebec. Mobile, interactive and intuitive, La Presse + (La Presse Plus) combines the best of print, web and video and allows you to deepen news fingertips. 348 more words


Business a.m.: Trailer Park Boys are pot's new brand ambassadors

Here’s our look at the big stories this morning on the business beat:

Raucous and roll: Somebody’s got a sense of humour. The infamous Trailer Park Boys… 592 more words


Montreal police were issued warrant to listen to journalists' calls: La Presse

There is a report that Montreal police requested and obtained a warrant to listen to two journalists’ phone calls.

La Presse says it has learned a judge granted a 60-day warrant in May to allow police to intercept the private communications of columnist Patrick Lagace and journalist Vincent Larouche. 270 more words


Judge orders seal on Quebec columnist's cellphone data collected by cops

A Quebec judge has agreed to seal data collected by Montreal police from the cellphone of a La Presse columnist.

A lawyer for the Montreal newspaper was in court today seeking to ensure the phone numbers of Patrick Lagacé’s sources are kept confidential and out of police hands. 185 more words