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Independent senators push for another Lynn Beyak suspension, despite apology

Global News

Independent senators want to suspend Sen. Lynn Beyak a second time, even though she has apologized for posting derogatory letters about Indigenous Peoples on her website.

Sen. Yuen Pau Woo, leader of the Independent Senators Group, says that’s not enough for Beyak to avoid another suspension. "It is normal practice in professional bodies for a suspension to take effect during a period of remedial training, even after an apology has been offered."

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