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Lawyer for Patrick Brazeau disputes alleged victim's account of assault

The lawyer for suspended Sen. Patrick Brazeau laid out his client’s defence against assault and sexual assault charges Wednesday, saying the woman accusing Brazeau had attacked him first. 331 more words

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Accuser the one who started fight that got Brazeau arrested for assault, suspended senator's lawyers tell court

GATINEAU, Que. — Patrick Brazeau’s defence team is suggesting the Crown’s key witness instigated a physical confrontation that led to the suspended senator’s arrest when she hit him with her hand and with a bra, a criminal trial heard Wednesday. 533 more words

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Patrick Brazeau's lawyer suggests Crown's key witness provoked confrontation

The woman at the centre of the sexual assault trial involving Patrick Brazeau instigated the dispute by hitting him with her clothing and hands in his bedroom, a defence lawyer charged in court Wednesday. 367 more words

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Crown's main witness cries on stand, defends credibility at Brazeau trial

WATCH ABOVE: Alleged victim in tears as 911 call played at Patrick Brazeau trial. Mike Le Couteur has more from the second day of the trial. 786 more words

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Court hears 911 call from alleged sexual assault in Patrick Brazeau's home

The Patrick Brazeau sexual assault trial took an unexpected twist Tuesday when his defence team suggested the alleged female victim was given permanent residency status by cooperating with the RCMP on the suspended senator’s expense scandal. 297 more words

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Brazeau's lawyer alleges link between alleged victim, RCMP probe

Suspended Sen. Patrick Brazeau’s trial took a sharp turn Tuesday as his defence lawyer grilled his accuser about her past use of forged passports from the black market. 571 more words

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Complainant back on stand at Patrick Brazeau trial

GATINEAU, Que. – The defence team for suspended senator Patrick Brazeau challenged the credibility of his alleged victim Tuesday, zeroing in on specific details including her use of a fake passport to travel to Canada. 737 more words

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