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NDP MPs who made harassment allegations won’t file complaints "want to go on with their lives"

Two female NDP MPs who allege improper conduct by a duo of male Liberal MPs will not be formally laying a complaint to launch an investigation, says a senior New Democrat.

Nycole Turmel says “They were clear they did not want to put a complaint in. They were meeting with her (Liberal Whip Judy Foote) to give her the situation and that’s it. They said, ‘It’s up to you. We are not putting a complaint in.’”

She said the women needed time to “find a way to heal” from the alleged misconduct.

“That’s what they are facing now. And that’s why they don’t want this to go on. They just want to go on with their lives.”

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Nov 17, 2014
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Harper still pulling the wool over Canadian eyes on F-35s

Geoffrey Stevens
Somebody is misleading the public about whether Ottawa plans to buy expensive and inappropriate F-35s stealth jets. Meanwhile, Ottawa continues to pay $22.5 million per year to hold our reservation.

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