Federal case

Federal case

November 8, 2016

8 November, 2016

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met behind closed doors with council for the City of Greater Sudbury in April 2016, but our review determined that it did not constitute an illegal meeting because council members did not discuss council business with each other or lay the groundwork for council decisions; rather, councillors used the opportunity to direct their comments about community needs and opportunities to the Prime Minister.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met behind closed doors with council for the City of Greater Sudbury in April 2016, but our review determined that it did not constitute an illegal meeting because council members did not discuss council business with each other or lay the groundwork for council decisions; rather, councillors used the opportunity to direct their comments about community needs and opportunities to the Prime Minister.