The Canadian Press

2015-05-14 | Firearms RCMP

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The federal information commissioner says the Conservative government is setting a perilous precedent by retroactively rewriting the law to absolve the RCMP of wrongdoing.

Date: 2015-05-14
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 35 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Suzanne legault has tabled a special report in Parliament revealing she recommended almost two months ago that charges be laid against the RCMP for his role in withholding and destroying gun registry data but instead of moving on the recommendation to lay charges the Harper government rewrote the law backdated the changes and buried the amendment and then Omnibus budget Bill last week ago says the Omnibus budget Bill sets a perilous president against Canadiens quasi constitutional right to know and she's going to federal court in an effort to preserve the rights of the complaint in the case I've been seeking copies of the now-defunct long gun registry Stephanie Levitt the Canadian press Ottawa >>