Series GR-0874 - Commission on the Allegations of John A. Gauthier (1927)

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Commission on the Allegations of John A. Gauthier (1927)

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  • 1923-1927 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Commission on the Allegations of John A. Gauthier

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Originals, 13 cm

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Appointed April 14, 1927; report dated June, 1927. Commissioner: Mr. Justice Aulay Morrison, of the Supreme Court. The commission is properly part of the Commission on Allegations of Frank Carlow (1927); a separate report was submitted. The commissioner found that there was no evidence to support the charges of “improper conduct of public business” made by J. A. Gauthier.

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The commissioner, Supreme court Justice Mr. Aulay Morrison, was appointed to investigate allegations made by former liquor broker John Alphons Gauthier who imputed improper conduct to the Minister of Public Works, W.H. Sutherland, and alleged that the business of the province had been improperly carried out. Unit consists of correspondence, transcripts of the proceedings, exhibits, interim and final reports.

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Transferred from the Legislative Library, 1978.


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Accession number(s): GR-0874

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