The Oliphant Inquiry – April 16, 2009 (Part 1 of 2)

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The Oliphant Inquiry – April 16, 2009 (Part 1 of 2)

Commission of Inquiry into Certain Allegations Respecting Business and Financial Dealings Between Karlheinz Schreiber and the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney

Witness: Karlheinz Schreiber

The Commission continues to hear testimony from Mr. Schreiber, the former chair of Bear Head Industries, with Lead Commission Counsel Richard Wolson concluding examination. Mr. Schreiber is asked about a series of letters he sent to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, about meetings with Fred Doucet in December 1999 and early 2000, about attempts to entice Mr. Mulroney to become involved in a pasta business, and about Mr. Schreiber’s appearances on the television program the fifth estate. Mr. Schreiber is questioned in detail about correspondence sent to Mr. Mulroney and Elmer MacKay between 2005 and 2007.