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Bail hearing scheduled for accused in Quebec election shooting

MONTREAL – A bail hearing for the man charged in a fatal shooting at a Parti Quebecois victory celebration during the 2012 provincial election will be held next month. 210 more words


PKP continues to make parties uncomfortable

QUEBEC CITY – Try as he may, Pierre Karl Péladeau just cannot keep a low profile.

He was again thrust in the limelight this week, as parties discussed his double status, with the… 346 more words


Gazette Midday: Ottawa gunman had crack addiction/Anglos seek protection from Bill 10

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Three years ago, a psychiatrist deemed Ottawa gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau mentally fit to stand trial on a Vancouver robbery charge despite his “unusual choice” to refuse bail, remain in prison… 671 more words


The Story So Far: Anglos call for protection on Bill 10/PKP debate delayed

Hello and welcome to The Story So Far for Friday, Oct. 24.  Click on the audio player below to hear the rundown on some of the stories we’re following for you today. 29 more words


Anglos in Townships, Quebec City seek protections under health reform


Two English-language groups urged Health Minister Gaétan Barrette on Thursday to protect anglophone minorities in his sweeping reform of the health-care bureaucracy.

Speaking after a parliamentary commission on Bill 10 on behalf of the 14,500-strong anglo minority in Quebec City, Taylor Ireland of the Voices of English-speaking Quebec pointed out that, for his community, the city’s bilingual hospital is more than just a place to go for treatment. 258 more words

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Quebec postpones PKP commission


Pierre Karl Péladeau won’t be thrust further into the spotlight just yet.

The Couillard government on Thursday shelved the debate on a parliamentary commission to look into media independence and whether sitting MNAs should be allowed to own a major media company. 342 more words

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