The Gomery Inquiry – March 1, 2005 (Part 1 of 6)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – March 1, 2005 (Part 1 of 6)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: Jean Lafleur

Associate Commission Counsel Guy Cournoyer continues direct examination of Jean Lafleur (the former owner of Jean Lafleur Communication Marketing). Mr. Lafleur is asked about the awarding of sponsorship contracts and about his acquaintances with Charles Guité, Martin Cauchon, Alfonso Gagliano, and members of Mr. Guité’s and Mr. Gagliano’s staff. He describes his participation in Liberal Party fundraising activities in 1997 after being approached by Benoît Corbeil and Giuseppe Morselli.