Bribery charges against ex-Wynne staffer, Liberal organizer unfounded, defence says

Bribery charges against ex-Wynne staffer, Liberal organizer unfounded, defence says
Former prospective Ontario Liberal candidate denies party offered him bribe, court hears
Patricia Sorbara, Premier Kathleen Wynne's former deputy chief of staff, is accused of trying to induce a potential Liberal nominee out of a byelection race with offers of jobs or appointments. Defence lawyers argued before a Sudbury court on Thursday

Premier Kathleen Wynne's former chief of staff, Patricia Sorbara, and Sudbury businessman Gerry Lougheed are charged with trying to induce a potential Liberal nominee out of a byelection race with offers of jobs or appointments. Patricia Sorbara … . In the first day of the Sudbury byelection bribery case, the court heard an as yet unreleased recording Andrew Olivier, who hoped to be the Liberal candidate in Sudbury, made of a conversation he had with then party CEO Patricia Sorbara. (File). Editor … . SUDBURY, Ont. — A man at the centre of allegations against two Ontario Liberals accused of bribery under the Election Act is set to testify for a second day today. The trial began Thursday in Sudbury, Ont., for Pat Sorbara, the Ontario Liberal Party …



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