The Arar Inquiry – June 16, 2005 (Part 1 of 6)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Arar Inquiry – June 16, 2005 (Part 1 of 6)

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

Norman Boxall (Counsel for Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Inspector Michel Cabana) introduces a motion asking the Commissioner to make rulings on national security confidentiality in order to allow public testimony by Inspector Cabana. Submissions on the motion are made by Richard Bell (counsel for an in-camera witness), Marlys Edwardh (Counsel for Mr. Arar), Simon Fothergill (for the Attorney General of Canada), and Gord Cameron (Amicus Curiae). The Commissioner rules that he will not make the rulings.