Mike Duffy trial: 6 notable lines from the judge’s ruling

21 April 2016 - Mike Duffy trial: 6 notable lines from the judge's ruling Judge said the Prime Minister's Office engaged in 'mind-boggling' and 'unacceptable' behaviour By John Paul Tasker, CBC News Posted: Apr 21, 2016  www.cbc.ca/news/politics/mike-duffy-trial-vaillancourt-best-lines-1.3547416  Canadian court watchers have become accustomed to bloodless language from the presiding judge in a criminal trial. Often, the justices are loath to make pronouncements about the behaviour of the ... Continue Reading

Mike Duffy’s Trial Reveals The Real Deceit Came From Harper’s Office : Huffington Post

Mike Duffy's Trial Reveals The Real Deceit Came From Harper's Office Huffington Post - Althia Raj   Mike Duffy won. Two and a half years after warning Canadians he "violated no laws" and "followed the rules," the senator from Prince Edward Island was vindicated Thursday when an Ontario court judge acquitted him of all 31 charges laid against him. What's more, Justice Charles Vaillancourt sided with Duffy. It was he, the Old Duff, not the Prime Minister's Office, the judge ... Continue Reading

Judge Vallincourt exonerates Mike Duffy; attacks PMO

Judge Vallincourt exonerates Mike Duffy; attacks PMO.   Read his decision here : Link to complete Decision (PDF) -- 21 April 2016 Judge Vallancourt Judgement Mike Duffy     Continue Reading

As Duffy trial starts, Wright remains firmly in the spotlight

As Duffy trial starts, Wright remains firmly in the spotlight Daniel Leblanc Ottawa — The Globe and Mail The biggest witness at Mike Duffy’s fraud and bribery trial will also be one of the last. Canadians have been waiting for nearly two years to hear more from Nigel Wright, the former chief of staff to the Prime Minister who dipped into his own pockets to give $90,000 to the embattled senator. They will have to be a bit more patient. Mr. Duffy’s trial will start on April ... Continue Reading

Duffy trial promises crash course in controversial Senate expense, housing rules

1 April 2015 – Duffy trial promises crash course in controversial Senate expense, housing rules Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press OTTAWA - When lawyers arrive at the Ottawa courthouse Tuesday for the long-awaited start of the Mike Duffy trial, they'll be armed with the equivalent of advanced degrees in the rules governing Senate expenses. Both sides will be armed with heavy binders packed with reams of notes on the guidelines provided to senators, and on the often confusing system ... Continue Reading

Donald Bayne, speaks to reporters outside the Ottawa courthouse.

September 16, 2014 Donald Bayne, speaks to reporters outside the Ottawa courthouse. read more >>> Continue Reading

STATEMENT BY DONALD BAYNE LEGAL COUNSEL TO SEN. MIKE DUFFY

Release Date: July 17, 2014 read more >>>   Continue Reading

Mike Duffy complies with RCMP Senate probe for PMO emails

7 November 2013 Mike Duffy complies with RCMP Senate probe for PMO emails Senator Mike Duffy's lawyer has begun turning over hundreds of emails to the RCMP following a request by the Mounties last Friday to hand over documentation that may prove to be "evidence of criminal wrongdoing by others," CBC News has learned. read more >>> Continue Reading

The Rest of the Story: Mike Duffy’s lawyer meets the Press!

21 october 2013 The Rest of the Story: Mike Duffy's lawyer meets the Press! NEWS CONFERENCE BY DON BAYNE, Lawyer for Senator Mike Duffy (Transcript)   Continue Reading

CBC “At Issue” Panel

CBC "At Issue" Panel The At Issue panel gives their thoughts on the latest details in the Senate expense scandal, including what Mike Duffy's lawyer alleges the PMO did. read more >>>       Continue Reading