MONTREAL – With a parade of defendants on trial for such offences as driving impaired, jumping subway turnstiles or rolling through stop signs, Montreal municipal court is rarely the theatre of intellectual debate. 660 more words
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The Montreal-based women’s rights activist who staged a topless protest during the city’s Grand Prix festivities in 2015 should have the legal proceedings stayed, her lawyer said Wednesday. 291 more words
Activist who bared breasts at Montreal Grand Prix tells her trial she was ‘resisting the patriarchy'
MONTREAL — As tourists ogled sports cars along Montreal’s Crescent Street in the lead-up to the 2015 Grand Prix auto race, Neda Topaloski removed her shirt to reveal the slogan “Slavery is not a choice” written across her bare chest. 601 more words