Gone but not forgotten: Trout Point figure fingered for expensive vacations on public’s dime.

Folks I found this South Coast Today story in the google cache and it is quite the interesting read.  It is in the cache and no longer online at the South Coast Today and the publisher, Tim Gillespie would not comment on the record on its removal though we can certainly speculate.  I personally think it was this part that sent certain Goatherders blasting off into orbit:

All of the media sources had asserted or insinuated that Broussard was part owner of Trout Point Lodge, allegations which were vigorously denied by Leary, Perret and the firm which owns the Lodge. Documents filed with the courts and Nova Scotia and Louisiana government agencies show that Broussard and various business partners owned properties and businesses in the Trout Point Road area adjacent to the Lodge and that the Lodge acted as a rental agent for Broussard’s properties.

Broussard and his New Orleans political friends were often guests at the Lodge, but there were no records produced in court which showed any ownership.

The beleaguered former politician visited Nova Scotia frequently, joining Perret and Leary as directors of a non-profit organization attempting to build a hiking trial near the Lodge and Broussard’s properties and was reported to have accompanied the pair on a visit Continue reading “Gone but not forgotten: Trout Point figure fingered for expensive vacations on public’s dime.”