Former top aide to Canada PM to testify Weds on SNC-Lavalin case

FILE PHOTO: Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a cabinet shuffle at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo

OTTAWA (Reuters) – A former top aide to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will on Wednesday address allegations that the aide inappropriately pressured a cabinet minister to help SNC-Lavalin avoid being tried for corruption, a parliamentary officer said. Gerald Butts, who quit as Trudeau’s principal secretary last month, will testify to the House of Commons […]

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