Opinion

Senate spending scandal peters out completely

A couple years ago, Canada looked to be on the verge of a Constitutional confrontation and morale collapse. Reading the official statements and media reports, I had the impression we were dealing with an organization like Cosa Nostra with Al Capone at the centre of the drama.

Senate-related fraud charges have been dropped against Sen. Patrick Brazeau, following other dropped cases against Pamela Wallin and Mac Harb, and the court exoneration of Mike Duffy. The Hill Times photograph by Steve Gerecke

By ANGELO PERSICHILLI

PUBLISHED : Monday, July 18, 2016 12:00 AM

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