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PMO lawyer Perrin left post one day after Duffy payment: documents

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Former PMO lawyer Benjamin Perrin

PARLIAMENT HILL – Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s PMO lawyer, who was in the thick of 2013 negotiations and crisis management over Senator Mike Duffy’s housing allowance and expense claims, left his job one day after a $90,000 bank transfer from Mr. Harper’s chief of staff allowed Senator Duffy to repay the Senate and briefly suspend the controversy, newly released documents show.

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PMO lawyer Perrin left post one day after Duffy payment: documents

Photo handout
Former PMO lawyer Benjamin Perrin

PARLIAMENT HILL – Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s PMO lawyer, who was in the thick of 2013 negotiations and crisis management over Senator Mike Duffy’s housing allowance and expense claims, left his job one day after a $90,000 bank transfer from Mr. Harper’s chief of staff allowed Senator Duffy to repay the Senate and briefly suspend the controversy, newly released documents show.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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