Things Get Testy In The Robocalls Courtroom

Things Get Testy In The Robocalls Courtroom

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  12.12.2012
OTTAWA - The robocalls court challenge took a testy turn Wednesday over the tweets and treatment of one of its star witnesses.Conservative...
Democracy, Not Dollars, Behind Robocalls Court Case: Lawyer

Democracy, Not Dollars, Behind Robocalls Court Case: Lawyer

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  12.11.2012
OTTAWA - The pattern of misleading or harassing phone calls in the 2011 election campaign is a more compelling reason to overturn the results...
Robocall Complaints Were Coast To Coast

Robocall Complaints Were Coast To Coast

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  11.30.2012
OTTAWA - Rude calls, calls in the middle of the night, swearing and even a mysterious message from North Dakota are among the robocall...
Tory Pollster Censured For Misleading Calls

Tory Pollster Censured For Misleading Calls

Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press  11.28.2012
OTTAWA - A Conservative pollster has been censured by the market research industry's watchdog for conducting a misinformation campaign...
Robocalls Complainant: 'I Thought We Were Canada The Good'

Robocalls Complainant: 'I Thought We Were Canada The Good'

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  11.21.2012
OTTAWA - Sandra McEwing is mad as hell and isn't going to take it anymore.The Winnipeg mom is one of eight private citizens challenging...
'What If You Can't Trust The Election?'

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

11.21.2012
The Council of Canadians and two voters who say they received misleading calls directing them to the wrong polling station just before...
Officials Scrambling Over Robocalls 3 Days Before Election

Officials Scrambling Over Robocalls 3 Days Before Election

11.19.2012
Elections Canada officials scrambled to correct apparent misinformation going to voters through robocalls in the three days leading up...
Tory Call Scripts Raised Polling Changes When None Existed

Tory Call Scripts Raised Polling Changes When None Existed

11. 5.2012
A company working for the Conservative Party phoned voters about polling station changes in ridings that had none, according to documents...
Ex-Tory Staffer Fingered In Robocalls Speaks Out

Ex-Tory Staffer Fingered In Robocalls Speaks Out

Althia Raj  10.31.2012
Michael Sona was working in MP Eve Adams' Parliament Hill office on the afternoon of Feb. 23, 2012, when a one-source Sun News Network...
Close, Yet So Far

Close, Yet So Far

10.23.2012
A woman who had been fighting to overturn the election of Conservative MP Joe Daniel is dropping her case after the party's lawyer found...
Robocalls Court Challenge Clears Another Hurdle

Robocalls Court Challenge Clears Another Hurdle

10. 5.2012
A group of Canadians challenging the election wins of seven Conservative MPs has scored a victory along the road to getting the main case...
Tories Won't Block New Evidence In Robocalls Case

Tories Won't Block New Evidence In Robocalls Case

09.27.2012
Lawyers for the Conservative Party have dropped their objections to new expert evidence being entered in the ongoing legal battle over...
New Robocall Laws Needed, Elections Chief Says

New Robocall Laws Needed, Elections Chief Says

09.25.2012
Canada's top election official says he wants to see the law changed to deal with deceptive phone calls. Chief Electoral Officer...
Tory MPs Demand $250,000 In Robocall Legal Fees

Tory MPs Demand $250,000 In Robocall Legal Fees

09.18.2012
Conservative Party lawyer Arthur Hamilton says a challenge of the 2011 federal election results in seven Conservative ridings is a "zero-sum...