Marois Shooting

Marois On Shooting: 'I Believe It Was An Assassination Attempt'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's premier says she believes a gunman was trying to kill her on the night she was elected.Pauline Marois told a television talk show ...

Marois Responds To Shooting That May Have Been Attempt On Her Life

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee and Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Charges are expected soon in a shooting that may have targeted Quebec's premier-in-waiting, an act that has sent shockwaves across Canada a...

Even Before the Shots, This Election Was Rooted in Hate

Supriya Dwivedi | Posted 11.04.2012 | Canada Politics
Supriya Dwivedi

As the Parti Québécois gathered for their victory party Wednesday morning, shots were fired from an AK 47 where two people were shot; one man died on the scene. Pauline Marois was quickly ushered off the stage, and authorities swiftly apprehended the shooter. People are quick to place blame in instances like this. We are all to blame. When the political discourse in this province reduces itself to a claptrap mélange of xenophobic remarks and intransigent reactions, the outcome is never good.

WATCH: PQ Leader Rushed Off Stage After Shots Fired, One Killed

CP | Posted 11.04.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - What should have been an historic moment in Quebec — the election of its first woman premier — was tainted Tuesday night as an angry ye...