Bill 96: English Quebecers lose out in proposed language law, QCGN says

Marlene Jennings, president of the Quebec Community Groups Network, says she walked away from a presentation of her group’s views on Bill 96 overhauling the Charter of the French Language dissatisfied.

She doesn’t like the way the Coalition Avenir Québec government is trying to redefine who is a Quebec anglophone and thus eligible for English services and she has yet to hear an explanation on why Quebec is again making the pre-emptive use of the Constitution’s override clause to suspend fundamental rights.

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