Robocalls Scandal Canada

Will Judge Toss 6 Tory MPs From Office?

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The electoral fates of six Conservative MPs, once strictly the purview of Canadian voters, landed in the hands of a judge Monday as lawyers o...

'What If You Can't Trust The Election?'

CBC | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Politics

The Council of Canadians and two voters who say they received misleading calls directing them to the wrong polling station just before the last federa...

Tories Won't Block New Evidence In Robocalls Case

CBC | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Politics

Lawyers for the Conservative Party have dropped their objections to new expert evidence being entered in the ongoing legal battle over robocalls in la...

New Robocall Laws Needed, Elections Chief Says

CBC | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada's top election official says he wants to see the law changed to deal with deceptive phone calls. Chief Electoral Officer Marc Mayr...

Tory MPs Demand $250,000 In Robocall Legal Fees

CBC | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Politics

Conservative Party lawyer Arthur Hamilton says a challenge of the 2011 federal election results in seven Conservative ridings is a "zero-sum game" bei...

Robocall Complaints Have DOUBLED

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The number of complaints about fraudulent or misleading telephone calls in last year's federal election has almost doubled, according to cour...

Elections Canada Probe Focuses On 700 Robocall Complaints

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's chief electoral officer said Thursday he's received 700 specific complaints of fraudulent or improper phone calls placed during last...