Alison Redford Tobacco

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...

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...

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 ...

Guess Who's Getting Sued For 10 Billion Dollars...

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Alberta is joining the list of provinces suing tobacco manufacturers for the costs of caring for patients with smoking-related illnesses.Pr...