MONTREAL, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Concordia University's Simone de Beauvoir Institute and Stella, an organization that defends the rights of sex workers, will react to the Supreme Court of Canada's judgement in the case of Attorney General of Canada, et al. v. Bedford, et al. on Friday, December 20. The case concerns prostitution and constitutional rights of sex workers.
The official positions of the Institute and Stella will be outlined in a news conference that will take place:
Friday, December 20 at 2 p.m.
Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Complex (EV Building)
1515 Sainte-Catherine Street West
The following participants will be available to answer your questions:
Viviane Namaste, professor, Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Concordia University
Walid Hijazi, the lawyer from the firm of Desrosiers, Joncas, Massicotte, who represented the Institute as official intervener before the Supreme Court
Anna-Aude Caouette, clinical coordinator, Stella
SOURCE: Concordia University
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