March 8, 2019
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is facing serious allegations of corruption in the prosecution of a Montreal-based engineering firm called SNC Lavalin. Canada’s former attorney general testified that she experienced a “consistent and sustained effort … to seek to politically interfere in the exercise of prosecutorial discretion.” Two top cabinet members have resigned and calls for Trudeau’s resignation are surging.
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