New Details In 'Pierre Poutine' Mystery

New Details In 'Pierre Poutine' Mystery

CBC  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

CP  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

CP  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

CBC  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?

CBC  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?

CP  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

CP  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'

CP  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...
Calling All Rogers Complainants

Calling All Rogers Complainants

CBC  01.15.2013
An investigation into allegedly misleading live and robocalls in the last federal election has turned to complainants who are Rogers customers,...

Elections Canada To Interview Tory Workers On Robocalls

Postmedia  01.15.2013
OTTAWA -- Elections Canada investigators have arranged to interview Conservative campaign workers on Tuesday as part of their probe into...
How to Prevent Political Scandals in 2013

How to Prevent Political Scandals in 2013

Gerry Som  12.26.2012
The year 2012 saw some scandals in Canada. There was the exposure of the multi-million dollar Ornge Air Ambulance scandal, the Canadian...
Will Judge Toss 6 Tory MPs From Office?

Will Judge Toss 6 Tory MPs From Office?

CP  12.17.2012
OTTAWA - The electoral fates of six Conservative MPs, once strictly the purview of Canadian voters, landed in the hands of a judge Monday...
People Reported Robocalls For Cash, Tory Lawyer Suggests

People Reported Robocalls For Cash, Tory Lawyer Suggests

CP  12.14.2012
OTTAWA - A key piece of evidence in the robocalls legal saga is deeply flawed and should be tossed out, says a lawyer representing Conservative...