BPC Bulletin: Ontario Cabinet Minister Launches Defamation Lawsuit
February 11, 2019
Vic Fedeli, the Ontario government’s minister of finance, is suing Patrick Brown, the former leader of Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives, and his book publisher for defamation.
Mr. Fedeli objects to statements in Mr. Brown’s Takedown: The Attempted Political Assassination of Patrick Brown. He is seeking $8 million.
Liam Casey of the Canadian Press reports:
Andrew Russell of Global News reports:
In The Sudbury Star, P. J. Wilson reports:
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Mike Crawley of CBC News reports:
The Canadian Press reports:
In Quill & Quire, Ryan Porter writes:
Patrick Brown talks to a CityNews reporter about his book.
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