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More than a month after the NDP launched an investigation into harassment allegations against Erin Weir, the suspended Saskatchewan MP says he has yet to speak with the investigator and doesn’t know any details about the complaint. Willy Blomme, chief of staff to NDP leader Jagmeet Singh, said in a statement the investigator had until Feb. 20 to collect any information regarding allegations against Mr. Weir (Regina-Lewvan, Sask.) and that University of Ottawa law professor Michelle Flaherty is

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NDP MP Erin Weir still in the dark about harassment allegations, yet to speak to investigator

By Samantha Wright Allen      

The party would not say whether it would launch an investigation into complaints against ex-MP Peter Stoffer that also came to light last month.

NDP MP Erin Weir, pictured centre with federal public service union leaders Robyn Benson, left, and Chris Aylward, is continuing his parliamentary functions despite facing harassment allegations, attending this rally to protest the Phoenix pay system on Feb. 28 in Ottawa. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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