June 2017

Muslim Schools of Montreal v. Djemila Benhabib

Phtography of Mtre. Marc-André-NadonThe Quebec Court of Appeal granted Djemila Benhabib's Motion to Dismiss the Appeal and dismissed the appeal of the Muslim Schools of Montreal ("EMM"), on the basis that any such appeal is devoid of any merit. In so doing, the Court of Appeal confirms the Superior Court's ruling that Ms. Benhabib's did not commit a fault in criticizing the school's teaching methods and that no defamation occurred in that regard.

Mr. Marc-André Nadon of PFD Communications and media law group represented Mrs. Benhabib.

For more information pertaining to the Superior Court's decision,  please see our PFD news dated January 2017 (click here).