July, 2016

Today 6:30pm: Montreal Demonstration & Vigil to denounce the police killing of Abdirahman Abdi in Ottawa

Attention News Editors For immediate release Montreal Demonstration & Vigil: Denounce the police killing of Abdirahman Abdi in Ottawa Thursday, July 28, 6:30pm-7:30pmat Bethune Square (Guy & de Maisonneuve Ouest, métro Guy-Concordia) Co-organized by members of Montréal Noir & Justice for the Victims of Police Killings Coalition.Endorsed by Anti-Racist Resistance Montreal (CRAM), Solidarity Across Borders, Montréal-Nord […]


Press Point today. Day of Decision for Roma Women Fighting Deportation to Hungary

Media Advisory Day of Decision for Roma Women Fighting Deportation to Hungary: Lakatos Family called in to CBSA Thursday, 28 July 2016Outside Immigration Canada offices, 1010 St-Antoine, Montreal Support Rally from 10:30 Press Point with family after CBSA meeting Gilda and Katalin Lakatos, two Hungarian Roma women who have been fighting their deportation since their […]


Press Point Thursday. Day of Decision for Roma Women Fighting Deportation to Hungary: Lakatos Family called in to CBSA

Media Advisory Day of Decision for Roma Women Fighting Deportation to Hungary: Lakatos Family called in to CBSA Thursday, 28 July 2016Outside Immigration Canada offices, 1010 St-Antoine, Montreal Support Rally from 10:30 Press Point with family after CBSA meeting Gilda and Katalin Lakatos, two Hungarian Roma women who have been fighting their deportation since their […]


Release. Lakatos Family is still in Canada, but future uncertain for Roma refugee family

Press Release Lakatos Family is still in Canada, but future uncertain for Roma refugee family Montreal, 17 July 2016 – A Hungarian Roma family whose temporary residence expired Saturday is still in Canada. Gilda Lakatos, 17-years old, and her mother, Katalin applied to renew the Temporary Residence Permit they were granted in May and they […]


Press Briefing today at 10am: Only 1 Day Remains for Hungarian Roma Family

Only 1 Day Remains for the Lakatos Family  Time is running out for 17-year old Gilda Lakatos and her mother Katalin. The temporary stay of deportation the Hungarian Roma family won in May expires on Saturday, 16 July and they have not yet heard back on their bid for permanent status. Friday, July 15th at […]


Press Briefing. Only 2 Days Remain for the Hungarian Roma Family

Press Briefing: Only 2 Days Remain for the Lakatos Family  Time is running out for 17-year old Gilda Lakatos and her mother Katalin. The temporary stay of deportation the Hungarian Roma family won in May expires on Saturday and they have not yet heard back on their bid for permanent status. Friday, July 15th at […]


Release. None is Too Many: Only 5 Days Remain for the Lakatos Family

None is Too Many: Only 5 Days Remain for the Lakatos Family Montreal, 12 July 2016 – Time is running out for 17-year old Gilda Lakatos and her mother Katalin. The temporary stay of deportation the Hungarian Roma family won in May expires on Saturday and they have not yet heard back on their bid […]