The Canadian Press

2015-04-07 | Duffy Trial

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The Senate expense scandal lands squarely back under the spotlight today as the long-awaited trial of suspended Conservative senator Mike Duffy gets underway in an Ottawa courtroom.

Date: 2015-04-07
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the trial currently scheduled to last more than 40 days will give Mike Duffy a chance to clear his name is he faces allegations of bribery fraud and breach of trust ever since questions about his expense claim Surface 2 years ago Duffy has denied any wrongdoing but there is more at stake than Duffy's reputation while police investigators have raised questions about the former broadcasters living in travel expense claims while he was a sitting Senator The credibility of the Conservative Party of Canada and some key players in the prime minister's office he's also likely to be dragged into the spotlight Tara Patrol the Canadian press Ottawa >>