The Duffy Affair: RCMP sends letter to senate asking for documents

Julian Wolfe
May 23rd, 2013

On May 16, the RCMP sent a letter to the senate requesting a series of documents they need to investigate the expense claims of senators Mac Harb, Mike Duffy or Patrick Brazeau. Senate Speaker Noel Kinsella confirmed today the RCMP’s anti-corruption unit is looking into the affair. The results of the investigation will determine if there are grounds for a criminal investigation.

A debate still wages on who will look into the Duffy affair, especially after CTV learned two prominent Conservative senators were behind the whitewash of the initial audit.

Will the RCMP find sufficient reason to start a criminal investigation?

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   Categories: Accountability, Integrity, Political Interference, RCMP, Senate, The Duffy Affair


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