Former Liberal attorney general Irwin Cotler on the SNC-Lavalin scandal and its constitutional implications

Daybreak Montreal

At the centre of the political crisis over the prosecution of SNC-Lavalin are concerns over the separation of powers between the executive - the Prime Minister's Office and the cabinet - and the judiciary - the Attorney General. We speak with Irwin Cotler, who was a Liberal MP for Mount Royal for 16 years. He served as Canada's attorney general and justice minister from 2003 to 2006.

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