Patrick Brazeau Assault

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Charges Add To Recent Troubles

OTTAWA - Suspended senator Patrick Brazeau is in more legal difficulties after police charged him with assault, uttering threats, cocaine possession and breach of bail conditions. The charges followed...
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Court Date Set For Brazeau's Trial

GATINEAU, Que. - A dispute over the disclosure of evidence has forced a delay in a hearing for a senator accused of assault and sexual assault.Sen. Patrick Brazeau was not in court for Friday's brief...
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Brazeau Pleads Not Guilty

GATINEAU, Que. - A search warrant filed in court says an ongoing argument over aboriginal issues at the home of Sen. Patrick Brazeau escalated into a physical and sexual confrontation and back-to-back...
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The Week in Review: Let's Leave Brazeau and Pistorius Cases to the Courts

This week saw an odd juxtaposition: The too-cute images of idealized love and prezzies for your sweet (brought to you care of Valentine's Day) sat side by side with grim speculation about violence visited upon one intimate by another in the Patrick Brazeau and Oscar Pistorius cases. With any allegation of a despicable act, public reproach follows -- but the judgment seems particularly swift when the incident involves suspected domestic abuse. Let's hope our well-founded indignation at violence against women doesn't supersede our equally laudable tradition of considering an individual innocent until proven guilty.
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Charged With Assault And Sexual Assault

OTTAWA - A brash, swaggering senator known for Twitter taunts, contrarian views of Canada's First Nations and a flashy charity boxing match with Justin Trudeau maintained a stony — and uncharacteristi...
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BOOTED

Conservative Senator Patrick Brazeau has been kicked out of the Tory caucus. “In light of the serious nature of the events reported today, Senator Brazeau has been removed from the Conservative Caucus...