Andrew Coyne: Sooner or later, the truth always comes out. But in our system? Not so much

There’s not much anyone can do about it. In our system, the prime minister decides whether the prime minister should be held to account

By the time Jody Wilson-Raybould testifies before the Commons justice committee again — if she ever does — it will have been almost a month since her first appearance.

Already her detailed, documented account — of an intense, sustained and coordinated campaign among a number of senior government officials to pressure her into shutting down the prosecution of a company friendly to the Liberal party in a province the party needs to win in October — has begun to fade from memory.

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