Court should allow Senate audit at Duffy trial in public interest, say media

'In general, secrecy over the proceedings and activities of any legislative body is inconsistent with Parliamentary privilege and contrary to the public interest,' say Toronto lawyers representing three media organizations and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression.

Suspended Senator Mike Duffy is on trial for 31 counts of fraud, breach of trust and bribery. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, June 2, 2015 2:06 AM

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