Wright says he told Harper about Duffy’s repayment plan, but not about source of money

'The Prime Minister basically approved what we were doing, both the approach that we were taking with the media, and the view … claims not only had to comply with the rules and technical requirements, but they also had to be right and appropriate and therefore he was sort of prepared to take on the risks,' says former PMO chief of staff Nigel Wright in court.

Former PMO chief of staff Nigel Wright, right, pictured leaving the Ottawa courthouse with his lawyer Peter Mantas, left. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 12:55 AM

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