The Arar Inquiry – June 9, 2005 (Part 4 of 5)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Arar Inquiry – June 9, 2005 (Part 4 of 5)

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

Witnesses: Sheema Khan, Rachad Antonius, Reem Bahdi

The Commission continues to hear contextual evidence on the impact of 9/11 and its aftermath on Muslim and Arab Communities in Canada from Rachad Antonius (Department of Sociology, Université du Québec à Montréal), Reem Bahdi (Faculty of Law, University of Windsor), and Sheema Khan (Chair, Council on American-Islamic Relations Canada). Lorne Waldman (Counsel for Mr. Arar) concludes his examination. Examinations are also conducted by Faisal Joseph (for the Canadian Islamic Congress), Warren Allmand (for the International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group), Riad Saloojee (for the Canadian Council on American-Islamic Relations), and Simon Fothergill (for the Attorney General of Canada).