National Newswatch

Canada’s SNC-Lavalin decisions affect people in the world’s poorest countries

Mar 12 2019 — Craig Anthony Johnson and Iftekharul Haque — Over the last month, the Canadian government has been embroiled in a political controversy, involving allegations that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau put undue pressure on Jody Wilson-Raybould, the country’s former justice minister and attorney general, to negotiate a deferred prosecution agreement with Québec engineering giant SNC-Lavalin Group.