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Several publications quote Christian Leblanc about protection of sources

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“Protection des sources”

Several publications quote Montreal lawyer, Christian Leblanc, about protection of journalistic sources.

May 16, 2019 - - by Marc Godbout

May 16, 2019 - The Canadian Press - by Lina Dib

May 16, 2019 - Le Soleil - by Lina Dib

May 16, 2019 - Droit-inc - by Radio-Canada

May 17, 2019 - Le Devoir - by Lina Dib

“This information, which would identify Ms. Denis’ sources, is not important,” Me Christian Leblanc, attorney for Marie-Maude Denis, asserted before the nine judges. “This request is a fishing expedition, mired in assumptions.”

“It is in exceptional and rare cases that the burden will be discharged, because, at the philosophical level, the law strengthens protection,” Me Christian Leblanc pleaded.