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A Tory senator says the Senate cannot take away the pension that Meredith paid into.
"I never reached out to anybody because he put so much pressure on you … for you to not tell anybody."
NDP MP Nathan Cullen says there's currently "no accountability" in the Senate.
The Toronto senator is currently on sick leave.
The senator's relationship with a minor was a “consensual, sexual relationship," Selwyn Pieter said.
When members of Parliament and senators borrow, assimilate, or adopt gender-neutral language such as "unstated parentage" or "unnamed parent" when the discrimination is anything but, they potentially approve legislation that harms mothers and babies.
Don Meredith is also the subject of a separate investigation after allegations of workplace harassment.
Her speech "shocked" Sen. Murray Sinclair.
The Senate will soon consider a government bill (C-4) that seeks to restore balance between federally regulated employers and unions. It repeals two acts (formerly bills C-377 and C-525) introduced by two Conservative MPs who received support in their crusade from organizations that were clearly against unions.