Wednesday, March 16, 2016
This Is Yuuuge, I Tell Ya, Yuuge.
The RCMP has granted blanket absolution to 24 senators fingered for the same sort of expense fiddling that could land Mike Duffy a criminal conviction.
With the consensus building that Duffy will be acquitted of the main, "immaculate bribery" charge, he remains exposed to the minor, "petty cash" offences. Apparently Duffy's sins were rather commonplace among denizens of the Red Chamber.
What makes this conundrum ever more ironic is that the two dozen senators today absolved of their sins will be sitting in judgment on Duffy's expulsion after the April 21 verdict comes down. Oh.. let he who is without sin....