Quebec Corruption Inquiry

Cops Raid Home Of Man Harper's Office Once Endorsed: Reports

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's anti-corruption police force raided the home of a man who was once the preferred candidate of the Prime Minister's Office for the ...

PQ Says It Was Told To Keep Quiet About Anti-Corruption Meeting

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Parti Quebecois Leader Pauline Marois was put on the defensive Wednesday over her party's decision to keep quiet about a meeting two of its...

Competition Bureau Of Canada Raids Construction Companies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The Competition Bureau of Canada says it is conducting seizures at several construction firms in the Montreal area today.The bureau is look...

Charest: I Didn't Take Lobbyist's Cash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Politics

SAINT-FELICIEN, Que. - Jean Charest has denied ever receiving a $3,000 cheque from a lobbyist when he was premier, Liberal Leader Philippe Couillard s...

This Pic Of CEO Rubbing Labour Boss' Back Says It All

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Sometimes the old expression “you scratch my back, I scratch yours” can be literal. See the picture above? The guy in the middle, smoking the c...

Quebec Hopes To Turn Page On Corruption

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

Quebec voters are hoping to turn the page on an era of scandal-ridden leadership as they cast their ballots in municipal elections across the province...

Ex-Cabinet Minister Pushed Mob Contracts?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's corruption inquiry has heard that a former Liberal cabinet minister actively lobbied on behalf of a firm that was being run by org...

Disturbing Campaign Tale Gets WEIRDER

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee and Lise Millette, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A bizarre municipal election campaign in scandal-plagued Laval, Que., marred by allegations of criminal threats and thuggery, got even stra...

Witness: Quebec Union Brass Aware Of Mob, Hells Angels Ties

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's most powerful labour union has been rocked by allegations of corruption in its construction division over two days of testimony at...

Conservative Senator Now Eyed By Elections Chief

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Quebec's electoral watchdog says that illegal financing of Quebec's now defunct ADQ may have occurred — and the time frame overlaps with To...

Cops Meet With Quebec Liberal Leader

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Quebec Liberal Leader Philippe Couillard revealed that police anti-corruption investigators arrived at his home to question him Wednesday, th...

Quebec Liberal Offices Raided

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Quebec Liberal party has confirmed that its offices were searched by the province's anti-corruption unit.The Liberals say the provincia...

Quebec Corruption Suspects Gave Millions To Federal Parties

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Dozens of suspects accused of corruption at Quebec's municipal and provincial levels have also been involved in national politics, giving m...

Action Plan Targeted For Collusion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's corruption inquiry has heard how the federal Economic Action Plan featured in countless TV ads, roadside billboards and a telephon...

Explosive Corruption Inquiry Is Back

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The federal government's historic multibillion-dollar infrastructure program has been lucrative for a few Quebec construction companies inv...

'Terrible, Disheartening, Sad'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's third-largest city was placed under trusteeship Monday in the midst of a situation Premier Pauline Marois described as "terrible a...

Was Mulcair Once Offered A Bribe?

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee and Fannie Olivier, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Politics

The fallout from Quebec's corruption scandals has reached the epicentre of Canada's Parliament, with the federal Opposition leader revealing Thursday ...

Quebec Corruption Inquiry: 'The Law Was Being Outsmarted'

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The landmark Quebec election-financing law that inspired similar reforms across Canada has been systematically flouted since its inception,...

Former Montreal Mayor Grilled

CBC | Posted 06.29.2013 | Canada Politics

Gérald Tremblay's voice broke as he spoke of Montreal as 'an exceptional city' that deserves devoted, trustworthy bureaucrats and elected officials, ...

Former Montreal Mayor To Testify At Corruption Probe

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Montreal's former mayor is set to testify at the Quebec corruption inquiry, more than five months after he resigned in scandal.Gerald Tremb...

'Mr. Three Per Cent' Returns

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A former Montreal municipal fundraiser nicknamed ''Mr. Three Per Cent'' denied Monday pocketing any kickback money from contractors and eng...

'Mr. Three Per Cent' Denies Earning Nickname

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The man dubbed "Mr. Three Per Cent" is challenging a portrayal of him as a central figure in Montreal collusion schemes and he takes except...

Minister Wants Review Of Possible Ethics Breach

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Transport Minister Denis Lebel has asked his top bureaucrat to investigate whether a federal bridge agency improperly received gifts from a m...

Live With Corruption Or Live With Potholes, Montrealers Told

CBC | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Business

Montrealers have to choose between having potholes, or having them filled by companies caught up in the corruption inquiry. That’s the ...

Montreal Mayor Has Quebec Government's Support

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Quebec government says Montreal's mayor has its full support after city hall was raided by the province's anti-corruption police squad....