The first woman elected to the Legislative Assembly of Quebec and first female judge in Quebec, grad Marie-Claire Kirkland-Casgrain (CM, CQ) (BA'47, BCL'50, LLD'97) has died. She was 91 years old.
Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard has announced that Kirkland-Casgrain will receive a national funeral.
Interview from the McGill News archives (1998) on presentation of her honorary doctorate
Photo: Old McGill Yearbook 1946 (edited)