Existential email questionPosted: July 11, 2013
If an email is deleted but is still available on the server, was it ever really deleted in the first place?
Too bad that Ann Cavoukian didn’t retrieve emails from the server before issuing her report last month. In which, aside from all the crazy rhetoric, included this: “[T]he Commissioner cannot state with certainty that there was inappropriate deletion of emails by the former Premier’s staff.”
And here’s where I defend former Premier Dalton McGuinty on this very same point: