OTTAWA, April 5 /CNW/ - The Broadcasting Consortium takes note that the
Federal Court of Appeal has rejected today the motion to expedite the
hearing of Elizabeth May and the Green Party's application for judicial
As a result, there will be no court hearing or order prior to the
planned Leaders' Debates on April 12 and April 14.
The organization of the Leaders' Debates 2011 is going ahead as planned.
About the Broadcasting Consortium
The Broadcasting Consortium is composed of Canada's largest television
networks. Its members - CBC/Radio-Canada, CTV, Global and TVA - invest
resources in a joint effort to offer Canadians Leaders' Debates in
French and English.
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For further information:
Spokesperson for the Broadcasting Consortium