Wife of cancer victim speaks out against reopening of Jeffrey Mine in Quebec
Today is the deadline the Quebec government had set for concluding the investment in Jeffrey Mine in the town of Asbestos. Michaela Keyserlingk is an Ottawa woman whose husband Robert died in 2009 of mesothelioma - the lung cancer that is often associated with inhaling asbestos dust and fibre . She has been running an online banner since this spring that reads, "Canada is the only western country that still exports deadly asbestos!", using the Conservative symbol.