After the revelations of Wilson-Raybould, LeBel is concerned about the respect for the institutions

Après les révélations de Wilson-Raybould, LeBel s'inquiète du respect des institutions

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Sonia LeBel said he “was rather concerned for the respect of our institutions.”

Isabelle Wear and

Marco Bélair-Cirino

in Quebec city

14: 45

  • Quebec

The québec minister of Justice, Sonia LeBel, expressed concern on Thursday by the “respect for our institutions” after the revelations of the ex-attorney general of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould in the folder SNC-Lavalin.

Asked about the economic impact of the rout possible to the quebec firm SNC-Lavalin, Ms. LeBel said Thursday morning that she was ” rather concerned for the respect of our institutions.”

“If what is alleged is true, it is indeed worrisome that there has been pressure. And that, that worries me greatly, ” she said.

As to what would happen if Ms. LeBel was in the same situation, Ms. Wilson-Raybould, the minister of Justice has not wanted to make comments.

In addition to the folder that weighs about the company in federal, SNC-Lavalin faces new charges in connection with the contract for rehabilitation work on the Jacques-Cartier bridge in Montreal.

See the intervention of Sonia LeBel about Jody Wilson-Raybould.

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