The former justice minister issued a statement Sunday morning after his ex-wife recanted allegations that he abused her and used drugs.
In an email to Jonathan Denis and his lawyer, Breanna Palmer says she is “saddened by the steps she took against her former husband”. She goes on to say he never intentionally harmed her and she has never known him to use or possess drugs.
Their divorce was finalized on April 1st.
Denis says he is glad his name and reputation have been cleared and both parties have said they will not commennt further on the matter.