McGill student launches $1.5M lawsuit alleging issues with process, confidentiality

November 20, 2020
A McGill University student has launched a $1.5M lawsuit against the university; two student associations and three of their members; the McGill Daily newspaper and three of its journalists; and the student who made anonymous allegations of sexual assault. Le Devoir reports that the lawsuit argues that the student was the victim of irregularities in the student associations’ processes to investigate the complaint as well as to a breach of confidentiality. The allegations have not been proven in court. Montreal Gazette | Le Devoir (QC)