Justice Committee calls on Wilson-Raybould to clean up ‘hodgepodge’ Criminal Code
In a letter sent to the Justice minister, committee members signalled interest in helping her remove outdated, unconstitutional clauses in the law, parallel to a newly underway justice system review.
Liberal MPs Chris Bittle and Anthony Housefather, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, Conservative MP Michael Cooper. Ms. Wilson-Raybould is under pressure from members of the House Justice Committee to modernize the Criminal Code. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright