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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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Friday, March 27, 2015
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