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Quebec Louis-Hebert: Coalition and Target Minority

quebec louis-hebert: As the Coalition prepared its entry into government at a meeting south of Montreal, it was on the defensive over policies seen to target minority religious groups and immigrants.article continues below Trending Stories Vancouver weather Temperatures dip to record low Minimum wage increases go into effect June 1 across B.C. Genevieve Guilbault, elected for the Coalition in Quebec City's Louis-Hebert riding, said Quebecers gave the Coalition a clear mandate to prohibit public servants wielding authority from wearing religious symbols such as the Muslim hijab and Jewish kippa, according to Vancouver Courier. Those who lose their jobs after refusing to respect the new rules will be the authors of their own misfortune, she said. Public servants in positions of authority who refuse to remove religious symbols will be assigned to different jobs or dismissed, a spokeswoman for the Coalition Avenir Quebec transition team said Wednesday. Guilbault said when the new law is adopted, there will be a transition period for any judges, police officers, teachers, prosecutors and prison guards affected. It will be up to them at that point to make the necessary choice. Those people will be free to relocate to another job that will not be in an authority situation, she said. ( As reported in the news.