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Buchanan cleared in kickbacks case after 'vicious year'
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Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Author: John Spears TORONTO STAR
Date: Sep 17, 1991
Start Page: A.12
Section: NEWS
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Police are still investigating payments [John Buchanan] received from trust funds while he was premier, according to an RCMP statement issued yesterday.

Michael Zareski, a former deputy minister of government services, told a committee of the legislature in June, 1990, that government business was routinely awarded to people with connections to Buchanan and other government insiders.

Yesterday's RCMP statement said: "There is no evidence established to support any criminal wrongdoing by Senator Buchanan."

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