‘I was ordered to do this by the prime minister of Canada,’ Duffy tells court

Senator Mike Duffy, on trial for fraud, breach of trust and bribery, says Stephen Harper's PMO orchestrated the response to his Senate expenses controversy, for 'Harper’s political benefit.'

Senator Mike Duffy, pictured leaving Ottawa court in April, says he was coerced into following the PMO's plan to diffuse the Senate expenses scandal. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015 3:31 AM

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