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#Montreal, #Quebec: Family Members and Advocates Call for Action after the Death of a Prisoner at Bordeaux

Montreal. QC. May 20. 2020. In the wake of today’s announcement that a 72-year-old prisoner at Bordeaux has died of COVID-19, family members and prisoner advocates are calling for immediate and significant actions to keep prisoners and the community safe. In doing so, they reject Minister of Public Security Geneviéve Guilbault’s claim at today’s press briefing that the preventive measures implemented by her ministry are working and that nothing more needs to be done.

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#Montreal, #Quebec: Bordeaux Hunger Strike

Montreal. QC. On May 11, 2020 a group of prisoners at Bordeaux, who aim to create a prisoners committee, communicated a series of demands to their lawyer. You can read it here.

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