Gerald Stanley has been acquitted of the non-premeditated murder of 22-year-old Indigenous Colten Boushie in Saskatchewan. The verdict has sparked rallies in some big cities across the nation. Prime Minister Trudeau’s and the federal Justice Minister’s initial reactions over the weekend have been labeled as undue interference in the judicial system. Pierre Donais welcomes University of Ottawa criminal law professor Jennifer Quaid.
The following MPs discuss potential measures aimed at restoring Indigenous people’s faith in our legal system: Marc Miller (Liberal Party), Alain Rayes (Conservative Party), Alexandre Boulerice (NDP), and Monique Pauzé (Bloc Québécois).
Pierre Donais also sits down with the following political commentators: Louis-Charles Roy, Daniel Bernier and Farouk Karim.
Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.