The Canadian Press

2015-04-08 | Duffy Trial

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Day two of the Mike Duffy trial has wrapped up after testimony from the man who actually drafted the first set of Senate administration rules a decade ago.

Date: 2015-04-08
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 40 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << former Senate law clerk Mark Todd said came to the trial is a crown witness but part of his testimony of here to back up some of the arguments from Mike Duffy's lawyer revolving around charges Duffy faces over his housing expenses one of the allegations against the suspended Senator is that he fraudulently claimed living expenses for a home in Ottawa while they're clearing a summer house in PEI as his primary residence azet acknowledge during cross-examination that the meaning of residence has never been defined either in the Constitution or by the Senate ascended rule established in 1998 says Senators whose primary residence is more than a hundred kilometers from Ottawa can be reimbursed for living expenses incurred while in the capital and press Ottawa >>