Three years ago, when Trudeau appointed Wilson-Raybould to the AG's role, he boasted about the gender parity in his cabinet, saying: "Because it's 2015". She held the post until mid-January when she was shuffled to veterans affairs. Canadians have a right to answers.
"I would expect some of you to be sceptical". Presumably, she'll now be able to tell her side of the case.
The prime minister reaffirmed his, and his government's innocence in the matter.
The Liberal government changes impaired driving laws to introduce the first roadside oral screening test for cannabis as part of the move towards the legalization of recreational marijuana.
A First Nations woman was the top lawyer in a country that still has the paternalistic Indian Act on its books, that consistently fails to properly "consult" Indigenous communities on decisions that profoundly affect them, that claims it desperately wants to reconcile yet fights not to deliver equitable health, education and social services to Indigenous kids.
"It will be very important for all of us to demonstrate that that confidence is strong and well-placed", said Goodale. I also highlight that we're bound by cabinet confidentiality.
Nevertheless, her departure added fuel to opposition accusations of political interference in the justice system. Then Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Rayboud is flanked by Mi'kmaq Grand Chief Ben Sylliboy, left, and Morley Googoo, regional chief for Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, at a meeting of Atlantic MPs and First Nations chiefs in Wolfville, N.S., in 2017.
While in the justice department, Ms Wilson-Raybould worked on a number of pieces of landmark legislation, including legalising cannabis and assisted dying. "Because I was surprised and disappointed", explained Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, taking questions at a Winnipeg infrastructure announcement.
During a high-level speech in B.C.to an audience including the province's premier, the provincial cabinet and Indigenous leaders, Wilson-Raybould again showed her frustrations with the Liberal government's reconciliation efforts.
"Yesterday, he said that her presence (in cabinet) speaks for itself".
"With a heavy heart, I am writing to tender my resignation", Wilson-Raybould wrote in a letter to the PM. How had her star fallen so precipitously in such a short time?
As the former attorney general, Wilson-Raybould has refused to comment on the allegation, citing solicitor-client privilege. "And that's why I continue to be puzzled and disappointed by her decision to step down from cabinet".
Trudeau says Wilson-Raybould reminded him of a conversation they had last fall, in which he says he told her it was entirely up to her as attorney general to decide whether to instruct the director of public prosecutions to negotiate a remediation agreement with SNC-Lavalin over its dealings in Libya, thereby avoiding a criminal trial. Wilson-Raybould quit cabinet on Tuesday.
The Globe and Mail reported that people in Trudeau's office tried to pressure Wilson-Raybould previous year to help construction company SNC-Lavalin Group Inc avoid a corruption trial when she was justice minister.
Only a few hours later, however, she resigned from cabinet. "I am in the process of obtaining advice on the topics that I am legally permitted to discuss in this matter, and as such have retained Honerable Thomas Albert Cromwell, CC as counsel", Wilson-Raybould wrote in the letter.
Most U.S. troops were withdrawn in 1949 but they returned the next year to fight alongside South Korea in the 1950-53 Korean War. In this February 9, 2019, photo, a man watches a TV screen showing images of U.S.
But Ubolratana's sudden entrance into politics, aligned with the junta's nemesis - the Shinawatra family - undercuts those claims. Thaksin went into exile in 2008 to avoid serving prison time on a conflict of interest conviction he insists was political.
Ed Markey of MA , the proposal calls for dramatic steps to virtually eliminate US greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. The proposals known as the Green New Deal were crafted in conjunction with Senator Ed Markey of MA .
She won the latter award two years in a row, with her 2009 song "Superwoman" taking home the same prize the following year. The music industry's biggest night is on Sunday, when the Grammys honors music's brightest stars at the Staples Center.
Speaking on French television on Sunday, manager Thomas Tuchel said: "There is no good news for Edi this morning". My feeling is that it will be very hard for him to feature in Manchester. "We have to wait".
Anderson has played for the Rockets, Pelicans, Magic, Nets, and Suns during his career, averaging 12.5 points. He is best known for his hustle that often left him with missing teeth and other aggression-related injuries.
Omar's recent comments, citing a tweet where she suggested politicians were being influenced by donations from Jewish groups. She has also claimed to be the victim of GOP attacks seeking to misrepresent her position on Israel as anti-Semitic.
Northam sat down with CBS "This Morning" to discuss the current quagmire his administration finds itself forced to deal with. Beyer tells CBS' " Face the Nation " that Northam has sacrificed too much of his ability to govern.
Whilst he didn't appear to be too unhappy about the move, the same could not be said for Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron. Jackson, who was drafted in the first round of the 2017 National Basketball Association draft, is averaging 6.7 points.
Winter storm headed for Toronto on Tuesday
If the wedge is very thin (to the right in this diagram), then the snowflakes don't melt completely, and just fall as wet snow . A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
I will not change Chelsea's style, insists Sarri
It's a football feeling, I think". "He is the father of our football, of the football of Guardiola, of my football". PSG are reportedly plotting a summer move to sign Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante in the summer transfer window.