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Lawyers top up war chest to face prolonged strike

Thursday, December 01, 2016 @ 7:00 PM | By Luis Millan

A general strike by lawyers and notaries who work for the Quebec government shows no signs of abating as the province is remaining firm while the union has received the approval of the overwhelming majority of its members to shore up its war chest and prolong the work stoppage at least until the end of the year.

Without a contract for more than a year, the 1,100 members of Les avocats et notaires de l’État québécois (LANEQ) have been on strike since late October to push...