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  • His favourite word is justice.

Conservative MP for St. Albert—Edmonton (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 45% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Instead of debating & voting on calling JWR back to #JUST Committee, the Libs shut the meeting down. Now they are… https://t.co/qp4NBfe7j0

This week

Posted on Twitter After Libs shamefully shut down #JUST Committee at the direction of the PM they left through the backdoor afraid to… https://t.co/LqxUXgbsFs

A week ago

Posted on Twitter 2/2 - Il doit lever immédiatement le secret pour que Mme Wilson-Raybould puisse parler librement. Les Canadiens mér… https://t.co/6yVv0KYnqY

Posted on Twitter 1/2 - Aujourd’hui, Trudeau a confirmé qu'il était derrière la tentative soutenue et coordonnée de s’ingérer politiq… https://t.co/LYrWzD0bvi

Posted on Twitter 2/2 The PM must immediately waive privilege so that Ms. Wilson-Raybould can speak freely. Canadians deserve answer… https://t.co/1B38CJJALw

Posted on Twitter 1/2 - Today, Trudeau confirmed that he was behind the sustained and coordinated attempt to politically interfere in… https://t.co/XJ9YyZwZ08

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 26th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights in relation ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, yesterday we heard disturbing testimony from the former attorney general of a coordinated campaign directed by the Prime Minister to obstruct justice. The former ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, yesterday, the former attorney general wrote to the chair of the justice committee to indicate that the Prime Minister's order in council “falls short ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1003 Private Members' Business M-206 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Health (level of fitness and physical activity of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1002 Private Members' Business M-194 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-417 Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to all of my colleagues on the justice committee. It's a privilege to have the opportunity to appear before ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, yesterday at the justice committee, retired judge Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond testified that public officials must be able to point to lawful authority for their ...

Voted No on Vote #1001 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Voted No on Vote #1000 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Voted No on Vote #999 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister conspired to stop the criminal trial of a company charged with bribery. Canadians deserve transparency. Canadians deserve answers about the Prime ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hon. member for Calgary Nose Hill. I rise in strong support of our Conservative opposition motion ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Supreme Court, in Krieger, stated, “It is a constitutional principle that the Attorneys General of this country must act independently of partisan concerns ...

Spoke in the House on Government Accountability Mr. Speaker, last week, Liberals on the justice committee did the PMO's bidding by voting against calling key witnesses, including Gerald Butts, the Prime Minister's top ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com Federal Bill C-75 to reclassify some crimes Federal justice committee member and MP Michael Cooper is concerned that bill C-75 is expected to soon receive third and final reading. He said it would reclassify over 100 solely indictable offences, making them hybrid offences that in some cases ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Cooper slams Liberal fiscal update St. Albert-Edmonton MP Michael Cooper is calling the federal Liberal government's tax cuts “too little too late,” after the release of the most recent fiscal update. On Tuesday, the Liberal government released a fiscal update, unveiling measures aimed ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-78 I'll try, Mr. Chair. Mr. Pinsky, regarding relocation, toward the end of your presentation you addressed the issue of burden of proof in terms of parents ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-78 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. I'll address my first question to Ms. Bourke. You discussed the issue of relocation, and you endorsed ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Cooper wants more jury support St. Albert-Edmonton MP Michael Cooper is introducing a bill to help improve the mental health of people who serve on juries. Cooper introduced a private members bill last Thursday that would allow jurors who are traumatized by evidence they see at ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-78 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the minister for being here. First, it's encouraging that the best interests of the child is a centrepiece of ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Tories, NDP, push bill that would improve mental-health support for jurors Conservative deputy justice critic Michael Cooper says people who sit through gruesome trials and who suffer stress, anxiety and even post-traumatic stress disorder should be able to seek help from mental-health professionals. The Alberta MP said the ...

Mentioned by National Observer Tories, NDP, push bill that would improve mental-health support for jurors Federal opposition parties have joined forces to support a private member's bill aimed at improving mental-health support for jurors traumatized by the evidence they see during trials. Conservative deputy justice critic Michael Cooper says people who ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Ex-juror suffering from PTSD applauds bill to allow discussion with mental health services This week Conservative MP Michael Cooper introduced a bill that would amend the Criminal Code to allow jurors to discuss aspects of trial deliberation with a medical clinician. The bill would amend Section 649, which prohibits jurors from disclosing ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Mr. Chair. What this clause would do is strike down the language eliminating peremptory challenges. The reason we're introducing this as an amendment rather ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think some of the comments made by my colleagues, all of whom I respect as members of this committee, are off ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-417 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (disclosure of information by jurors)

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Mr. Chair. In light of the fact that we're going to be putting forward a number of these, I'd like to address the issue ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. Perhaps I'll begin with Mr. Adler and your presentation respecting the hybridization of certain very serious offences, ...