The Canadian Press

1998-11-23 | Scott-Resigns

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Andy Scott resigned on Nov. 23 as Canada's solicitor general after he was accused of prejudging the outcome of the inquiry into the RCMP handling of an APEC protest in Vancouver in 1997. Before he left Scott had some apologies to make.

Date: 1998-11-23
Placeline: Fredericton, NB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I would like to apologize to the prime minister who had the confidence to point me Solicitor General last year who continue to support me in recent weeks alike to apologize to my cabinet and caucus colleagues who have stood by me and I would particularly to apologize to the people of New Brunswick into my constituents in Fredericton who have shown remarkable support during these very difficult times >>

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