Mary Dawson says Nigel Wright improperly used his position in the Prime Minister's Office to further the senator's private interests.
Nigel Wright never charged for role in scandal.
It started up again this month.
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Robert Staley says it's impossible to believe Harper's interests were well-served by a raft of criminal charges.
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 said, who had been the victim of a "mindboggling and shocking" series of events. Duffy's "free will" had been "overwhelmed" and he had "capitulated" as a result of the PMO's -- Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office, that is, -- "threatening efforts," the judge said.
Kenney, Van Loan exit through back doors, while Rempel offered only a "no comment."
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The 308-page ruling offered blistering criticism of the PMO.
Mike Duffy has come a long way since his teen disc jokey days.
On Thursday, Ontario Justice Charles Vaillancourt will resume hearing the Crown's case against Duffy on 31 charges of fraud, breach of trust, and bribery.
Mike Duffy's trial heard that a senator asked for information from a contact at Deloitte about the audit of Duffy's expenses in early 2013.
"I went through a period where I was very angry. But you've just gotta let that anger go. You have to move on."
"I went through a period where I was very angry. But you've just got to let that anger go. You have to move on."
The Conservative campaign said Wednesday it couldn't speculate on what current director of issues management Nick Koolsbergen was saying to his predecessor.