The Arar Inquiry – June 6, 2005 (Part 2 of 2)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Arar Inquiry – June 6, 2005 (Part 2 of 2)

The Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar

Witnesses: Maurice Copithorne, Craig Forcese

Commission Counsel Brian Gover continues examination of Maurice Copithorne (Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia) and Craig Forcese (Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa), who speak about consular protection and the legal implications of dual nationality. Discussion focuses on legal provisions concerning dual nationality. Cross-examinations are conducted by Brena Parnes (Counsel for Mr. Arar) and Barbara A. McIsaac (for the Attorney General of Canada).