Mulcair, Harper Face Off Over Robocalls

Mulcair, Harper Face Off Over Robocalls

11.19.2013
Once again the prime minister and the opposition leader were in each other sights, with NDP Leader Tom MulcairĀ attacking Stephen Harper...
New Details On Tory Staffers Who Tied Sona To Robocalls

New Details On Tory Staffers Who Tied Sona To Robocalls

The Canadian Press  11.15.2013
OTTAWA - A judge has lifted a publication ban on the names of six Conservative staff members who provided testimony that led to charges...

Ex-Tory Staffer Bragged About Robocall Exploits: Witnesses

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  11.13.2013
OTTAWA - A junior Conservative staffer in Guelph, Ont., charged with elections offences bragged about his allegedly fraudulent exploits...
Date Tentatively Set For Robocalls Report

Date Tentatively Set For Robocalls Report

Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press  10. 1.2013
OTTAWA - The chief enforcer of Canada's election laws hopes to conclude an investigation into misleading robocalls during the 2011 federal...

Sona Told 'Several' People Of Robocalls Role, Election Canada Hears

09. 9.2013
Michael Sona told "several" people about misleading phone calls that sent voters in 2011 to the wrong polling station, an Elections...
New Details In 'Pierre Poutine' Mystery

New Details In 'Pierre Poutine' Mystery

08.27.2013
More details are emerging in the mystery of "Pierre Poutine," a pseudonym of the person behind misleading election robocalls...
Tory MPs To Voters: Give Us $355,907

Tory MPs To Voters: Give Us $355,907

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  06.24.2013
OTTAWA - Seven Conservative MPs are seeking a combined $355,907 from a group of voters who went to court and lost their bid to overturn...
Tory Witnesses Not Co-Operating With Robocalls Probe

Tory Witnesses Not Co-Operating With Robocalls Probe

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  05.28.2013
OTTAWA - Canada's chief electoral officer is confirming for the first time that Conservative party workers have failed to co-operate with...
No Voting System Fixes Without Money And Help: Elections Canada

No Voting System Fixes Without Money And Help: Elections Canada

05. 3.2013
Elections Canada wants to avoid the procedural errors that plagued the last election, but the changes will likely cost money and require...
Will Election Robocalls Ever Be Punished?

Will Election Robocalls Ever Be Punished?

04. 4.2013
Now that a charge has been laid against Michael Sona in the case of misleading automated robocalls in Guelph, Ont., in the 2011 federal...
Ex-Tory Staffer Charged In Robocall Scandal

Ex-Tory Staffer Charged In Robocall Scandal

Althia Raj  04. 2.2013
Elections Canada has filed a charge against Michael Sona, the ex-Conservative staffer fingered by the Tories in the so-called robocalls...
Robocalls Repeat For 2015?

Robocalls Repeat For 2015?

The Canadian Press  03.28.2013
OTTAWA - The chief electoral officer is warning of another wave of false or misleading telephone calls in the next election if tough new...
Robocalls: Elections Canada Wants More Power To Punish

Robocalls: Elections Canada Wants More Power To Punish

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  03.27.2013
OTTAWA - Tough penalties for elections-official impersonators, beefier investigative powers and more voter privacy were among the ideas...
Harper Says Misleading Tory Robocalls 'Followed The Rules'

Harper Says Misleading Tory Robocalls 'Followed The Rules'

The Canadian Press  02. 6.2013
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is making no apologies for his party's use of deceptive robocalls to rally public opinion against...