Kevin Falcon will not commit to a full BC rail inquiry.

Just back from the Vancouver Sun live chat with Kevin Falcon, in which every question I submitted was given to Falcon except the last, because time ran out. So, what can you expect from Kevin Falcon if he were to be the leader of the Liberals, or worse yet.. shudder... premier? He will continue to use …

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Supreme Court rules on secret witness issue Thursday am – will the Basi-Virk trial proceed?

From my friend Bill Tieleman's site : The most anticipated decision in the BC Rail corruption case of David Basi, Bob Virk and Aneal Basi will come at 6:45 a.m. BC time from the Supreme Court of Canada. The Court has announced today that it will release its ruling on Special Prosecutor Bill Berardino's appeal of two …

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” I believe reasonable and prudent Canadians would see in them evidence leading to allegations of criminal breach of trust, criminal fraud in the use of public money, criminal violation of fiduciary duties, and the criminal destruction of evidence…”

An open letter of interest to all British Columbians, received by email today: October 5, 2009        Gary Bass, RCMP Deputy Commissioner, British Columbia,        and Commanding Officer E Division,        5255 Heather Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V5Z 1K6.        email address: gary.bass@rcmp-grc.gc.ca                 (some of the people to whom copies are sent are listed at …

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Say, Gordo … Is this a date?

Guest commentary by BC Mary The Campbell Government is good at dating.  They nailed three election campaigns just right. They've managed to delay the date of the Basi Virk trial for 3 years and counting. Their CanWest minions made it clear, after July's spectacular Supreme Court Sessions, that we could sleep peacefully on a beach …

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NDP asks RCMP to Launch Criminal Investigation into Patrick Kinsella and CN in BC Rail Corruption Scandal.

In a bold move today, NDP MLA Leonard Krog stood on the steps of the BC Law courts building and called for a criminal investigation into that lobbyist about town, Patrick Kinsella, regarding his involvement with CN during the BC Rail deal.  Now, if only we knew where Kinsella is... and what campaign he\'s working on …

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Welcome to 2009…and Railgate leads the way.

Ok, I'm here: if only by the grace of hot coffee and ibuprofen - lots of it. Depending on who you ask, my voice deteriorated to the point that I now sound like either a phone sex operator, or an 86 year old smoker with emphysema. Whatever works , right? I'm not going to do one …

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