Vancouver Women to Rally in Support of Ghomeshi’s Victims

Date: 
Wednesday, March 23, 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY

[Vancouver, BC] - On March 24, Ontario Court of Justice will deliver its decision in the charges against Jian Ghomeshi. Ghomeshi was charged with four counts of sexual assault and one count of overcoming resistance by choking. 

On the day before the expected judgement, Vancouver women will rally in front of the CBC building in Vancouver. Women will express their support for the women who came forward and took Ghomeshi to court and to protest the ongoing failure of the criminal justice system in relation to male violence against women.  

WHAT:       Rally in Support of Ghomeshi’s Victims

WHEN:       Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 5:00pm

WHERE:     CBC building, corner of Hamilton St. and Georgia St., Vancouver, BC

WHO:         The rally is organized by Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

 

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Media Contact: Hilla Kerner, 604-872-8212, Hillak(at)rapereliefshelter.bc.ca