OTTAWA, June 16 /CNW Telbec/ - On the first anniversary of the
implementation of the Canadian no-fly list prominent civil liberties groups
and labour unions are joining to launch a new initiative aimed at documenting
the growing surveillance of travellers.
A news conference will be held on June 18, 2008 in Ottawa to unveil this
innovative project and offer an initial assessment of the application of
Canada's Passenger Protect Program.
WHEN: Wednesday, June 18, 2008, Noon
WHERE: Charles Lynch Room (130S) Parliament Hill
WHO: Roch Tassé - International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group
Karl Flecker - Canadian Labour Congress
Maureen Webb - Canadian Association of University Teachers
For further information:
For further information: Patricia Poirier, (514) 295-9364