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Daybreak Montreal | Jan 14, 2013 | 8:41

Seperate pool hours for women and men

The public swimming pool in the borough of Cote-des-Neiges offers an hour every Sunday where women and girls can swim without men present. Some people are opposed to that. Daybreak's Shawn Apel brings us the story.

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