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Police On Alert As Quebec Students Return To Class

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The number of students on strike in Quebec dwindled considerably Monday as people at several colleges voted to end a civil-disobedience cam...

Quebec's Confusing Use of New Protest Laws

Nora Loreto | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada Politics
Nora Loreto

The secret law during the G20 and the list of laws passed in Québec to quell protests share a common characteristic: they're virtually impossible to enforce consistently. What good is a law that, once passed, is applied selectively? It places a tremendous amount of power in the hands of police who have proven unable to yield such powers appropriately.

It's Not Over Yet

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Large daytime protests are being held in Quebec today, just as they have for each of the last four months, on the 22nd of each month.Thousa...

Quebec Had No Choice But To Pass Emergency Law?

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec government lawyers defended a controversial protest law that is being challenged in court this week as well as in the streets virtua...

Student Group Promises Summer Of Protests After Talks Fail

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Frustrated after a breakdown in negotiations, thousands took to the streets of Montreal Saturday and promised a summer full of demonstratio...

Last Chance To Make A Deal?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A two-week period marked by burgeoning protest and bitter recrimination has now entered a new phase, with Quebec student leaders back at th...

Police Bring Hammer Down On Montreal Protesters

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2012 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - The Quebec government has set strict conditions for any resumption of negotiations with student strike leaders: there will be no talk of a tu...

Quebec Protest Bill Compared To War Measures Act

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - There were warnings Friday from Quebec's legal community that the government's strict legislation aimed at ending the student crisis has go...