Michael Sona's Advice To Young Tories

Michael Sona's Advice To Young Tories

Althia Raj  05.29.2014
OTTAWA — Michael Sona sits in his car alone. It’s a green 2000 Chevy Impala, with comfy tan leather seats that warm your bum in the...
NDP Pushes For PM's Robocalls Testimony

NDP Pushes For PM's Robocalls Testimony

The Canadian Press  05. 5.2014
OTTAWA - The NDP wants Prime Minister Stephen Harper to explain how the Conservative party's massive database wound up being used to send...
Twitter Loses It Over Death Of Robocalls Probe

Twitter Loses It Over Death Of Robocalls Probe

04.24.2014
Nearly three years after voters went to the polls in 2011, Elections Canada has ended its investigation into fraudulent robocalls. The...
Robocalls Investigation Killed Over Lack Of Evidence

Robocalls Investigation Killed Over Lack Of Evidence

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  04.24.2014
OTTAWA - A three-year probe into allegations of fraudulent federal-election robocalls in 2011 has come up empty, with investigators finding...
Voter Fraud 'Almost Impossible To Prove'

Voter Fraud 'Almost Impossible To Prove'

Leslie MacKinnon, CBC News  03.14.2014
Most opponents of the proposed Fair Elections Act say there is no evidence that voter fraud at the polls ever happens in Canada. Marc...
Pierre Poutine, Robocalls Are Back

Pierre Poutine, Robocalls Are Back

Althia Raj  01.20.2014
OTTAWA — Move over Senate scandal: Pierre Poutine and the robocalls are back in 2014. Former Conservative staffer Michael Sona's trial...
Robocalls Immunity Deal Struck

Robocalls Immunity Deal Struck

Laura Payton, CBC News  01.15.2014
A key player in the 2011 Guelph robocalls scandal is getting immunity from prosecution in the Elections Canada investigation into misleading...
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 Mulcair attacking Stephen Harper...

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...