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“That was a kidnapping”: CBSA Cuts Fence to Remove Lucy Granados with only the Clothes on her Back. Supporters Call on Minister Hussen to Bring Lucy Home.

Press Release “That was a kidnapping”: CBSA Cuts Fence to Remove Lucy Granados with only the Clothes on her Back. Supporters Call on Minister Hussen to Bring Lucy Home. Montreal, 16 April — Lucy Francineth Granados arrived in Guatemala late on April 13th with only the clothes on her back after a turbulent final morning […]


Now. Sit In Underway at Laval Immigration Detention Centre: Community Members Protecting Lucy Francineth Granados from Deportation

Sit In Underway at Laval Immigration Detention Centre: Community Members Protecting Lucy Francineth Granados from Deportation Montreal, 13 April 2018 — A Sit-In is underway at the Laval Immigration Detention Centre in support of Lucy Francineth Granados. We are here with hope and love for our friend and neighbour, who is scheduled to be deported […]


Federal Court Refuses Stay of Deportation of Lucy Granados: Single Mother’s Fate now in Hands of Hussen and Goodale

Federal Court Refuses Stay of Deportation of Lucy Granados: Single Mother’s Fate now in Hands of Hussen and Goodale Montreal, 12 April — The Federal Court just refused to stay the deportation of Lucy Francineth Granados. Lucy is a single mother of three who has lived in Montreal for 9 years and faces deportation to […]


Release. Supporters Demand Justice and Proper Medical Attention for Lucy Granados, Injured by CBSA and Facing Deportation in Two Days

Press Release Supporters Demand Justice and Proper Medical Attention for Lucy Granados, Injured by CBSA and Facing Deportation in Two Days Montreal, 11 April 2018 – Supporters of Lucy Francineth Granados demand recourse for rights violations as well as appropriate medical attention for the single mother of three, who is facing deportation to Guatemala on […]


Press Point (April 11 @ 10:30) End CBSA impunity: Supporters Demand Justice and Proper Medical Attention for Lucy Granados, Facing Deportation on Friday the 13th

Media Advisory End CBSA impunity: Supporters Demand Justice and Proper Medical Attention for Lucy Granados, Facing Deportation on Friday the 13th What: Press pointWhen: Wednesday, April 11th at 10:30amWhere: outside CBSA offices, 1010 Saint-Antoine St. West, Montreal Supporters of Lucy Francineth Granados demand appropriate medical attention and recourse for rights violations for the 42-year old […]


Advisory. Lights for Lucy Gatherings for Undocumented Single Mother, Three Days Before Deportation Date

Media Advisory Lights for Lucy Gatherings for Undocumented Single Mother, Three Days before Deportation Date What: Light for Lucy Gatherings across Montreal and across CanadaWhen & Where: Tuesday April 10, 2018 Rally in Lucy’s home neighbourhood of Villeray outside Tour Jean Talon at 7:30pmDetails for other Montreal neighbourhoods, Edmonton, Kingston, Toronto, etc. (more events will […]


Release. Lucy Granados: Health Professionals and Friends Fear Long-Term Impact of CBSA Abuse

Press Release Lucy Granados: Health Professionals and Friends Fear Long-Term Impact of CBSA Abuse Human Rights Complaint against CBSA actions at Quebec Commission des droits de la personne in preparation 5 April 2018, Montreal — Friends and health professionals today provided disturbing details of the CBSA’s treatment of Lucy Francineth Granados and its impact on […]


Health Professionals, Friends: Lucy Granados’ Health in Jeopardy

Media Advisory Health Professionals, Friends: Lucy Granados' Health in Jeopardy What: Press ConferenceWhen: Thursday, 5 April 2018 at 9:30amWhere: Immigrant Workers’ Centre, 4755 Van Horne, #110 Two weeks into the detention of Lucy Francineth Granados, health professionals and friends will detail the toll that the traumatic arrest, the humiliation and disorientation of detention, and the […]


Advisory. Mothers Begin Sit-in at CBSA Offices: Let Lucy Stay

Media Advisory Mothers Begin Sit-in at CBSA Offices: Let Lucy Stay Mothers for Lucy Sit-InCBSA Offices, 1010 St-Antoine, MontrealTuesday, 3rd April, 9am to 5pm each week-day until Lucy is Free Montreal mothers are beginning a sit-in this morning outside the offices of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) until Lucy Francineth Granados is freed from […]


Resistance to the G7 is underway!

For immediate release _______________________________________________________________________________ Resistance to the G7 is underway! Montreal, April 2, 2018 This G7 summit is taking place this June 8-9, and will convene seven of the most powerful countries in the world at the Manoir Richelieu in La Malbaie, Québec. The world leaders say they will discuss economic growth, employment, gender equality, […]