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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

Editorial: Long process unfair to Wallin

Given the resounding verdict in Senator Mike Duffy’s trial that dismissed all 31 criminal charges including fraud and breach of trust, the RCMP’s announcement that Saskatchewan Senator Pamela Wallin won’t be charged over irregularities in some expense claims isn’t surprising. 405 more words

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'No criminal charges will be laid': Pamela Wallin will not face Senate expense charges, RCMP says

OTTAWA — The RCMP closed another chapter in the long-running Senate expense saga Thursday by declaring they will not charge Sen. Pamela Wallin after an extensive criminal review of her travel claims. 326 more words

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Bleeding to death from a self-inflicted wound: Senator Patrick Brazeau reveals his darkest hour

Senator Patrick Brazeau has broken his silence about his darkest hour — the night he slit his throat with a cleaver and started bleeding to death on the kitchen floor. 1,646 more words

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EXCLUSIVE: Senator Brazeau's darkest hour: 'I let a lot of people down'

Senator Patrick Brazeau has broken his silence about his darkest hour — the night he slit his throat with a cleaver and started bleeding to death on the kitchen floor. 1,735 more words

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90% Canadians agree: it’s time to either reform or abolish the Senate

As Sen. Mike Duffy is set to return to work Tuesday, an overwhelming number of Canadians say the Senate should be reformed or abolished according to a new poll. 459 more words

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60 Minutes, eight years and the luck of Justin Trudeau

“Lara Logan: How long have you been in politics? About eight years?

Justin Trudeau: About eight years. Yeah.

Lara Logan: And you went from zero to prime minister for…in about eight years? 848 more words

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