National Security and Defence – June 17, 2019:
Senators hold a meeting into its proposed study of the failed prosecution of Vice-Admiral Mark Norman. The committee agrees to extend the deadline for the investigation’s report from June 20 to August 1.
On May 8, the Crown stayed its breach-of-trust charge against Vice-Admiral Norman. The military’s former second-in-command was accused of leaking cabinet secrets related to a $700-million shipbuilding deal.