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...
Documents Clash With Robocall Investigators' Claims

Documents Clash With Robocall Investigators' Claims

08.28.2012
OTTAWA -- Elections Canada has reported it is investigating reports of fraudulent and deceptive calls across Canada, but court documents...
LIBERALS Fined For Robocall

LIBERALS Fined For Robocall

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  08.24.2012
OTTAWA - A Liberal MP's riding association has been slapped with a hefty fine for failing to adequately identify itself in robocalls during...
Robocall Complaints Have DOUBLED

Robocall Complaints Have DOUBLED

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  08.21.2012
OTTAWA - The number of complaints about fraudulent or misleading telephone calls in last year's federal election has almost doubled, according...
Pierre Poutine's Newest Enemy

Pierre Poutine's Newest Enemy

08.15.2012
The RCMP has been called on by Elections Canada to help it get to the bottom of who was behind illicit phone calls that aimed to misdirect...
See You In December

See You In December

08.15.2012
The legal challenge seeking to overturn last year's federal election result in seven ridings won by Conservatives will be heard in court...
Pierre Poutine Trail Runs Cold

Pierre Poutine Trail Runs Cold

Glen McGregor and Stephen Maher  08.11.2012
OTTAWA — Elections Canada investigators tracking “Pierre Poutine” hit a dead end when the Internet address behind misleading robocalls...
Tories Try To Block New Evidence In Robocalls Case

Tories Try To Block New Evidence In Robocalls Case

08. 3.2012
The federal Conservative Party's lawyer, Arthur Hamilton, is objecting to a demand by a group of voters that Elections Canada provide details...
Insufficient Data

Insufficient Data

08. 2.2012
A lawyer for voters challenging the 2011 election result in seven federal ridings is asking Elections Canada to provide more information...
Marijuana Party Candidate Challenges Guelph Riding's Election Results

Marijuana Party Candidate Challenges Guelph Riding's Election Results

Althia Raj  07.14.2012
Liberal MP Frank Valeriote is fighting efforts by another local candidate to overturn the results of the last federal election in his riding...
Court Hears Robocalls Case

Court Hears Robocalls Case

Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press  06.25.2012
OTTAWA - A bid to overturn the federal election results in a handful of tightly contested ridings should be tossed out, because the cases...
Someone's Got Some Explaining To Do

Someone's Got Some Explaining To Do

06.11.2012
Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro, the party's lead spokesman on the robocalls election controversy, faces allegations of his own over his...
Elections Canada Sets Budget For Robocalls Probe

Elections Canada Sets Budget For Robocalls Probe

06. 5.2012
Elections Canada is earmarking at least $585,000 to probe the robocalls affair — and that price tag will likely climb as...
Robocalls Crackdown Coming?

Robocalls Crackdown Coming?

Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press  05.29.2012
OTTAWA - Restoring trust in the integrity of the electoral system has become a top priority for Elections Canada following the robocall...