Quebec Corruption Probe

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...

Big-Name Arrest In Quebec

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Politics

LAVAL, Que. - A corruption-related storm ripped through the Montreal area Thursday, devastating once-sturdy political institutions inside and outside ...

Disgraced Former Spy Watchdog Gave Money To Tories

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Arthur Porter was a donor to the federal Conservatives during his time at Canada's spy watchdog, public records show.But his contributions ap...

Ex-Spy Watchdog Now A Wanted Man

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Once entrusted with keeping an eye on the country's spy agency, Arthur Porter is now a wanted man.The former head of the CSIS watchdog agen...

Largest Share Of Corruption Cash Went To PQ, Witness Says

CP | Lia Levesque, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A witness at Quebec's corruption inquiry says his engineering firm funnelled hundreds of thousands of dollars in contributions to political...

Quebec Corruption Probe Losing Credibility?

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Concerns about the credibility of Quebec's corruption inquiry are prompting new and uncomfortable questions about the resignation of Montre...

Key Quebec Corruption Witness Caught Making Up Some Testimony

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee and Lia Levesque, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's corruption inquiry has suffered a blow with a high-profile witness declaring that he made up some of his testimony.The sudden anno...

Montreal Gets Its Own Corruptionbusters

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Hours after announcing the creation of an anti-corruption unit to root out collusion at the City of Montreal, Mayor Michael Applebaum insis...

Witness At Quebec Corruption Probe Arrested For Perjury

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A City of Montreal employee has become the first witness at Quebec's corruption inquiry to face criminal charges based on his own testimony...

'Juicy' Revelations Coming At Quebec Corruption Probe

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - In the time it took Quebec's corruption inquiry to complete its fall sitting, three long-standing mayors had resigned, municipal parties we...

A Year In Corruption, By The Numbers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's anti-corruption squad has produced a list of its activities from 2012 — and what a list it is.Forty-nine people arrested. Crimin...

High-Ranking Liberals To Be Named At Corruption Probe

CBC | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Politics

Former Liberal ministers, high-ranking Montreal politicians and a former provincial party fundraiser were all named on guest lists of those who attend...

Reputed Montreal Mobster Fights To Avoid Testifying In Inquiry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's corruption inquiry has heard from police, construction bosses and bureaucrats. Pretty soon, that list could grow to include a susp...

What Corruption Looks Like In Quebec

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A Montreal municipal official was offered prostitutes' services as a gift from construction companies, he testified Tuesday at Quebec's cor...

No Remorse For Taking Big Bribes In Quebec

CBC | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Politics

A former engineer for the city of Montreal wrapped up his testimony to Quebec's corruption inquiry with an apology, despite his earlier assertion that...

Federal Competition Watchdog Eyes Quebec Corruption Scandal

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The corrupt actors in Quebec's construction industry can add this concern to a list that already includes possible criminal charges, a publ...

Memories Of Montreal Politics... And A Safe So Crammed With Cash It Wouldn’t Close

CP | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL -- A man who held several roles in the Harper government has testified about bizarre financial dealings he witnessed in his previous career i...

PQ Looks At Tighter Municipal Donations Limits In Wake Of Corruption Inquiry

CBC | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada Politics

Quebec's minister for democratic institutions says he'll be meeting soon with Montreal's mayor to discuss overhauling municipal political-party financ...

Doesn't Know Why Harper Wanted Him

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A man who was once the preferred candidate of the Prime Minister's Office for the top job at the Port of Montreal says he never found out w...

Off Limits

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - If Canadian taxpayers were hoping that the corruption inquiry now rocking Quebec might also explore federal political parties, they might b...

Here's How To Clean Up Quebec's Construction Industry: Corruption Inquiry Witness

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A Quebec corruption inquiry that has been loaded with surprises saw yet another one Tuesday: the chief counsel suddenly announced he was qu...

New Corruption Allegations Scorch Quebec Liberals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's corruption inquiry has exploded onto the provincial stage with allegations of illegal political financing by the recently defeated...