December 20, 1963 (26th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Lionel Chevrier (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. Chevrier:

Mr. Speaker, I do not accept the statement made by the right hon. Leader of the Opposition that an injustice has been done under these circumstances. This is not

the first such warrant of committal that has been signed by the Minister of Justice since he has been in office, and it was signed under the same circumstances as it is usually, when the decision of the court is rendered. The courts of the province of British Columbia dealt with this case on two occasions-

Topic:   ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
Subtopic:   JOHN WASYLENCHUK
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