Tories and NDP press Liberals for answers on SNC-Lavalin allegations

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer asks about a report in The Globe and Mail newspaper alleging the Prime Minister’s Office pressured former attorney general to drop prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. Justice Minister David Lametti says the allegations are false. NDP MP Nathan Cullen asks in question period about whether Jody Wilson-Raybould was moved out of the Justice file because she wouldn’t listen to pressure from the Prime Minister’s Office. Justice Minister David predecessor were pressed or directed to do anything to avoid a trial for the firm SNC-Lavalin. (The Canadian Press)