Quebec

A Quebec Superior Court justice is set to issue a ruling Tuesday on the constitutionality of the province’s secularism law, known as Bill 21. People hold up signs during a demonstration against Bill 21 in Montreal, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Quebec judge to rule today on challenge to Quebec’s secularism law, known as Bill 21

Four separate lawsuits challenging Bill 21 merged into one trial

 

Patricia Daoust, owner of Bistro La dent Sucree sugar shack, prepares takeout orders in what is normally the facility’s dining room, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in St. Eustache, Que. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Online platform helps keep Quebec’s sugar shack tradition alive during pandemic

Easter weekend was by far the most successful period since initiative launched

 

People take part in a demonstration to highlight violence against women in Montreal, Friday, April 2, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Protests across Quebec after eight women killed in eight weeks

Protests across Quebec after eight women killed in eight weeks

People take part in a demonstration to highlight violence against women in Montreal, Friday, April 2, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Bloc leader Yves-Francois Blanchet rises during Question Period in the House of Commons Tuesday November 17, 2020 in Ottawa. Blanchet says his party will table a bill Thursday that would require anyone applying for Canadian citizenship in Quebec to demonstrate a functional proficiency in French. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Bloc to promote bill on French-language proficiency for new citizens

Bloc says familiarity with the official language of Quebec is essential

Bloc leader Yves-Francois Blanchet rises during Question Period in the House of Commons Tuesday November 17, 2020 in Ottawa. Blanchet says his party will table a bill Thursday that would require anyone applying for Canadian citizenship in Quebec to demonstrate a functional proficiency in French. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Quebec Premier Francois Legault announces his government’s green plan during a news conference in Montreal on Monday, November 16, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered cars by 2035 as part of $6.7-billion climate plan

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered cars by 2035 as part of $6.7-billion climate plan

Quebec Premier Francois Legault announces his government’s green plan during a news conference in Montreal on Monday, November 16, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Demonstrators stand outside the courthouse on the first day of the constitutional challenge to Bill 21 before the Quebec Superior Court in Montreal on Monday, November 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

‘It inhibits me’: Teachers open court challenge to Quebec’s secularism law, Bill 21

‘It inhibits me’: Teachers open court challenge to Quebec’s secularism law, Bill 21

Demonstrators stand outside the courthouse on the first day of the constitutional challenge to Bill 21 before the Quebec Superior Court in Montreal on Monday, November 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Caught between two provinces, Quebec border town mulls leaving Atlantic bubble

Caught between two provinces, Quebec border town mulls leaving Atlantic bubble

Quebec Premier Francois Legault speaks during a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot
Quebec Premier Francois Legault speaks during a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

Quebec court acquits author, declares part of child pornography law invalid

Quebec court acquits author, declares part of child pornography law invalid

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19
A boy hugs his father as he waits to be called to enter the schoolyard the Marie-Derome School in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. on Monday, May 11, 2020. Thousands of Quebec schoolchildren are heading back to class today, putting the provincial government’s controversial back-to-school plan to the test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A boy hugs his father as he waits to be called to enter the schoolyard the Marie-Derome School in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. on Monday, May 11, 2020. Thousands of Quebec schoolchildren are heading back to class today, putting the provincial government’s controversial back-to-school plan to the test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years

Quebec man handed life sentence for killing unborn child, will serve at least 15 years
Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says

Mother dies one day after asking Quebec police for help with son, watchdog says
Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls

Police silent after discovery of body thought to be dad of dead Quebec girls
Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert

Family bids tearful farewell to Quebec sisters found dead following Amber Alert
Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths

Police believe they’ve found body of dad subject of manhunt after girls’ deaths
Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven

Quebec tractor driver charged after accident kills three children, injures seven
Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec

Francois Legault sticks to position that systemic racism doesn’t exist in Quebec
Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec

Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec

ST-HENRI-DE-TAILLON, Que. — It was an exuberant group of French travellers who…

Second day of search yields no sign of French snowmobilers missing in Quebec