Quebec Constitution

Couillard: Constitution Not Quebec's Top Priority

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada Politics

ST-TITE, Que. - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is now downplaying his desire to have Quebec sign the Canadian Constitution. A day after suggesti...

Quebec Constitutional Talks Not On The Table

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada Politics

CHARLOTTETOWN - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark says there's little chance Canada's premiers will talk about bringing Quebec into the Constitut...

Quebec Demands To Know What Trudeau Did

CP | Martin Ouellet, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - The Quebec government wants an independent inquiry into allegations a former Supreme Court of Canada chief justice may have intervened in the...

Open 'Books' On Constitution

CP | Martin Ouellet, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - The Supreme Court of Canada says it will investigate allegations that some of its members intervened in the repatriation of the Constitution....

Quebec's Signature on the Constitution Is Symbolic But Ideal

Deborah Coyne | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Politics
Deborah Coyne

The Constitution of 1982 is the fundamental law of the land everywhere in Canada, including Quebec, notwithstanding the regrettable fact that the then sovereigntist premier of Quebec, René Lévesque, refused to sign the final document. However, although not legally necessary, it is nevertheless desirable that the National Assembly of Quebec formally endorse the 1982 constitutional changes.

Quebec Liberal Leader Wants Constitution Signed By 2017

CBC | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Politics

Philippe Couillard, the newly elected Quebec Liberal party leader, says Quebec’s lack of signature on the Canadian Constitution is unacceptable. ...

Not Now, Says Trudeau

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Politics

ST-JEROME, Que. - Justin Trudeau says he has no intention of getting bogged down in the kind of constitutional squabbling that consumed a generation o...

Quebecers Back Constitution And Federalism In New Poll

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - An overwhelming majority of respondents to a Quebec poll say the patriation of the Constitution 30 years ago was a good thing, in a wide-ra...