Cauchon set to enter Liberal leadership race, Bertschi registers too

Former justice minister Martin Cauchon, at odds with front-runner Justin Trudeau over his abandonment of one of the party’s hallmark accomplishments, the federal long gun registry, was set to begin a mad-dash weekend gathering the 300 nomination signatures he requires to enter the race before midnight Sunday.

Former Liberal justice minister Martin Cauchon is expected to enter the Liberal leadership race while David Bertschi registered this week. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright and courtesy of Jean-Marc Carisse

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 10:57 PM

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