Trial date set for Mike Duffy
A trial date has now been set for suspended Senator Mike Duffy. Duffy has waived his right to a preliminary hearing and 41 days have been set aside for the trial,  beginning April 7th. Going straight to trial is expected to have a significant impact on the federal election -- specifically, whether it will be held as scheduled next fall or earlier. Duffy has pleaded not guilty to 31 criminal charges, including breach of trust, fraud and bribery, in connection with Senate housing and expense...