Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities
Witnesses: Lucienne Robillard, Martin Cauchon
Pierre Fournier (Counsel for Alfonso Gagliano) conducts cross-examination of Lucienne Robillard (a former president of the Treasury Board and minister responsible for the federal campaign in the 1995 Quebec referendum). Associate Commission Counsel Guy Cournoyer conducts examination of Martin Cauchon (former Secretary of State for the Federal Office of Regional Development – Quebec), asking about his involvement with several requests for sponsorship and about his relationship with Jean Lafleur. Mr. Fournier and Sylvain Lussier (on behalf of the Attorney General of Canada) conduct brief cross-examinations.