Reminder of Canadian Judicial Council hearings regarding the Honourable Michel Girouard

Ottawa, 20 January 2017 – The Canadian Judicial Council issued today a reminder that the new Inquiry Committee constituted to review the conduct of Justice Michel Girouard will proceed with public hearings January 30 to February 3, 2017 commencing at 9:30 am.

The hearings will be held in Quebec City at the Québec courthouse, 300 Jean-Lesage Blvd, in room 5.02B. While members of the public are invited to attend, space is limited.

Documents relating to this matter have been posted on the Council’s website and can be accessed at the following link:

Information about the Council, including the process for public inquiries, can be found on the Council's website at

Norman Sabourin
Executive Director and Senior General Counsel
(613) 288-1566 ext 313