Bloc Québécois demands apology for War Measures Act

Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet is urging the federal government to apologize for having invoked controversial legislation during the October Crisis in Quebec 50 years ago. He urged the Conservatives to join his efforts. Opposition House leader Gerard Deltell says the Conservatives believe the October Crisis should be remembered primarily for the death of Quebec cabinet minister Pierre Laporte at the hands of the FLQ