Actress Patricia Tulasne, a spokeswoman for the Les Courageous Coalition, which sought to bring a class action lawsuit against Gilbert Rosen for sexual harassment, will run as the Mercier-Hochelaga-Myasonnew district mayor in the next municipal election.
M.To me Tulasne announced on Wednesday that he was joining the Rallyment Por Montreal party led by Mark-Antoine Deszardins.
The actress was already a candidate for mayor of Montreal in 2013 during the election that brought Denise Codore to power. She then acted as an animal rights defender.
A few months ago, mTo me Thulasne filed a $ 1.6 million lawsuit against Justin Laughs founder Gilbert Rosen in 1994 for sexual harassment. Mr. Rosen denied.
The Rallyment Por Montreal Party has also unveiled three other candidates seeking to be elected as municipal councilors: Brianna McCarty in PierreFunds-Roxboro borough, Jean-David Prophete in Ahuntic-Cartierville and Maummond-Ahmed in Ville-Saint-Michael.