July 3, 1940 (19th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

James Sinclair

Liberal

Mr. SINCLAIR:

This is an important matter. I know that when men such as this are released it is done upon the recommendation or the advice of local authorities. For that reason I would ask the Minister of Justice

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if this man Celona, who debauched and depraved hundreds of girls, and who corrupted the police force and the city administration, was released on the recommendation of Hon. G. S. Wismer, attorney general for the province of British Columbia?

Topic:   ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
Subtopic:   PROCEDURE IN EXERCISE OF EXECUTIVE CLEMENCY -CELONA CASE
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