Trudeau first ballot victory not guaranteed, says Liberal leadership candidate Cauchon

'If Trudeau doesn’t, and I believe Trudeau doesn’t make it on the first ballot, then the second choice will kick in. It will be a surprise box,' says former Justice minister Martin Cauchon.

Liberal leadership candidate Martin Cauchon says anything can happen on a preferential balloting system.Photograph courtesy Martin Cauchon

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, April 2, 2013 8:49 PM

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