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April 11, 2018  

Ex-Ontario political aide gets four months jail for deleted gas plant e-mails

David Livingston, chief of staff to former Liberal premier Dalton McGuinty, led from court in handcuffs. Will appeal.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 28, 2018  

‘I would have acted differently,’ Livingston says of gas plants crime

Lipson reserved sentencing decision until April 11 after hearing a prosecution call for jail, and a defence plea to hand down a conditional discharge.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 26, 2018  

Crown urges 6 months jail for gas plant Livingston; defence wants discharge

Livingston faces sentencing for illegal use of a computer – a second guilty finding was stayed.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 19, 2018  

Chief of staff for ex Ontario premier McGuinty guilty in gas plants trial

Livingston found guilty of attempted mischief to data and illegal use of a computer.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 22, 2017  

Crown urges judge to convict two ex Liberal aides for deleting gas plants records

Says that the accused were only destroying personal or Liberal party data don’t jibe with the evidence.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 8, 2017  

Gas plants accused to hear whether they need to defend themselves further

Livingston and Miller hoping court will dismiss the case without the defence having to present evidence.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
October 30, 2017  

Gas plants trial hears from IT consultant allegedly hired to wipe hard drives

TORONTO — A private IT consultant who was allegedly

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Defence attacks bias of expert Crown witness at gas plants trial

Former police officer attacked over his role in the probe of destroyed e-mails in the premier’s office.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Deletion of gas plant e-mails illegal act to keep sensitive info secret: Crown

Double deletions aimed to thwart the public’s right to accountability.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

Not guilty pleas as trial starts for aides to Ontario ex-premier McGuinty

Dumped e-mails at issue were about the Liberals’ decision to cancel two gas plants just before the 2011 election.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

Adjournment expected for aides to Ontario ex-premier McGuinty

Case involves allegations of illicit email destruction in the office of the former Liberal Ontario premier.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 6, 2017  

Trial for two Liberals on Election Act bribery charges to start in Sudbury

Poor optics for the Liberals with a vote nine months away; risk of the focus being on integrity rather than policies.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 9, 2017  

Two Ontario Liberal trials set for September in Sudbury, Toronto

Liberals still under investigation by the OPP over Ornge and Trillium Power Wind.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 18, 2016  

BC Liberals reinstate exec director charged in Ont. gas plant scandal

Laura Miller faces charges involving document deletion arising from the gas plants scandal.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 28, 2016  

Former McGuinty staffers due back in court Feb. 24

Charged with breach of trust and mischief related to gas plant scandal.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
January 6, 2016  

Former McGuinty aide crowdfunding legal expenses for gas plant scandal defence

Miller has been charged with breach of trust and mischief over the deletion of emails relating to the cancelled gas plants.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
February 18, 2015  

Tories, NDP issue dissenting opinions in report on cancelled gas plants

PCs say legislative committee report is proof there was an attempted coverup by the Liberals.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 6, 2014  

Police serve court order at Queen’s Park seeking gas plant documents: report

The Liberals say the investigation is focused on David Livingston, chief of staff to former premier Dalton McGuinty.

News Government General
April 25, 2014  

Ontario PCs to defend against Wynne’s $2M libel suit

Tories don’t believe any of their comments “constitute actionable defamation.”

News Government General
April 16, 2014  

Wynne seeks $2M from Conservatives in libel suit

Conservatives have accused Wynne of using “libel chill” to try and silence the official opposition.

News Business Operations
April 10, 2014  

Wynne seeking damages with libel suit threat against Tories

Conservatives have asked Wynne to drop her threat of a “frivolous” lawsuit.

News Energy General
April 7, 2014  

Hudak sticks to Wynne gas plants allegation, despite libel notice

He claims cancellation scandal leads directly to the premier’s office.

News Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 31, 2014  

Wynne threatens legal action over Hudak’s gas plants coverup claim

Premier demands he stop claiming she had role in alleged deletion of e-mails.

News Energy Sustainability
October 24, 2013  

Former Ontario finance minister says public has lost interest in gas plant hearings

Dwight Duncan defends the Liberals’ decisions to cancel the plants, which could cost taxpayers $1.1 billion.

News General
August 21, 2013  

Public misled about ability to recover gas plant e-mails: Privacy watchdog

Wynne government accused of providing inaccurate and incomplete information.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 30, 2013  

Ont. Liberals pressured Speaker to change gas plant ruling

E-mails show McGuinty’s office wanted energy minister Bentley contempt ruling quashed.

News Energy Sustainability
June 6, 2013  

Tories want OPP to probe deletion of gas plant e-mails

Privacy Commissioner accuses senior Liberal staff of violating the Archives and Recordkeeping Act

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
June 5, 2013  

Privacy commissioner to report on deleted gas plants emails today

Senior staff had a legal obligation to retain their records and email correspondence

News General
May 28, 2013  

Privacy commissioner baffled about McGuinty staff deleting gas plant emails

Information and Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian promises her office will release its report into the deleted email accounts next month.

News Energy Sustainability
April 30, 2013  

Tories move non confidence motion over cancelled gas plants

Premier Kathleen Wynne will testify under oath next week into gas plant justice committee hearings.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
April 29, 2013  

Wynne tells Tories to hold off on gas plants non-confidence vote

Premier says wait for the budget to express their opinion of the Liberal government.

News Energy Sustainability
February 25, 2013  

Ont. PCs promise judicial gas plant inquiry if elected

Third batch of documents found, Opposition is outraged.