The Arar Inquiry – June 16, 2005 (Part 4 of 6)

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The Arar Inquiry – June 16, 2005 (Part 4 of 6)

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

Witness: Michael Edelson

Commission Counsel Marc David continues direct examination of Michael Edelson (former attorney for Mr. Arar). Mr. Edelson describes ongoing efforts in late 2002 and 2003 to secure the release of Mr. Arar, including a series of communications with Department of Foreign Affairs (DFAIT) staff.