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Cost of Senate audit totals $21M

WATCH: Michael Ferguson’s audit of the Senate will cost taxpayers $21 million — far more than any amount of misspending uncovered so far. As many as eight senators have been singled out as egregious spenders. 361 more words

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Senate urged not to 'circle the wagons' on bill to strip pension from misspending parliamentarians

The Senate is being urged to approve a bill that would strip misspending parliamentarians of their pensions – just as several member of the upper chamber are about to learn whether they personally misused taxpayers’ money. 615 more words

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Brazeau's executive assistant testifies at his criminal trial

GATINEAU, Que. – The woman who was allegedly assaulted by Patrick Brazeau in 2013 apologized to him and hugged him a year earlier after a dispute between the two, the suspended senator’s executive assistant testified Tuesday. 363 more words

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Brazeau's executive assistant testifies at trial

GATINEAU, Que. – The woman who was allegedly assaulted by Patrick Brazeau in 2013 apologized to him and hugged him a year earlier after a dispute between the two, the suspended senator’s executive assistant testified Tuesday. 458 more words

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Brazeau accuser admitted striking him, court told

The assault and sex assault trial of suspended Sen. Patrick Brazeau travelled back in time Tuesday to deal with an alleged argument a full year before the events for which Brazeau is charged. 416 more words

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Brazeau lawyer dissects accuser's story

The lawyer for suspended Sen. Patrick Brazeau says the woman accusing him of assault and sexual assault hit Brazeau first — one full year before the senator’s alleged attack against her. 348 more words

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Assault trial for suspended senator Patrick Brazeau back in action

GATINEAU, Que. – Patrick Brazeau’s defence lawyer sharpened his efforts Thursday to shred the credibility of the Crown’s key witness as he tried to label her as an aggressive woman who’s prone to losing control. 678 more words

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