Alison Redford Tobacco Lawsuit

Cleared In Investigation

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford was cleared Wednesday in an ethics investigation over a potentially lucrative government contract awarded to...

CNN's Scud Stud In The Middle Of Alberta PC's Tobaccogate, Not Happy About It

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A former television correspondent known as the Scud Stud has been given judicial approval to file a criminal complaint against his former la...

Redford Faces Ethics Probe Over Tobacco Lawsuit

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's ethics commissioner is investigating a conflict of interest allegation involving Premier Alison Redford over a government lawsuit...

Contract Details In Big Tobacco Lawsuit To Stay Secret

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Alberta government will not release details about its controversial contract with a Calgary law firm to sue Big Tobacco for $10 billion...

Questions Blocked During Question Period, Opposition Walks Out

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

If you weren't there for question period in the Alberta assembly on Monday, you likely missed it. Wildrose leader Danielle Smith, along with membe...

Speaker Rules On Tobaccogate

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford has been cleared by the legislature Speaker in allegations she deliberately misled the house about her role ...

Accusations 'Absolutely Inaccurate And False'

CBC | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

Premier Alison Redford told the Alberta legislature that accusations she was in conflict of interest when she chose her ex-husband's law firm for a go...

Why Did A Lucrative Contract Go To Premier's Ex's Firm?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's justice minister is dismissing media reports that Premier Alison Redford personally intervened to ensure her ex-husband's law fir...