Author: J.P. Antonacci, Local Journalism Initiative

Queen’s tried to ‘cancel’ me, says Dr. Matt Strauss, as former employer denies wrongful dismissal

Dr. Matt Strauss’s former employer says the outspoken doctor’s commentary about the COVID-19 pandemic harmed Queen’s University’s reputation, while Strauss claims the university tried to “cancel” him. Haldimand-Norfolk’s former acting medical officer of health sued Queen’s and the head of the school’s department of medicine, Dr. Stephen Archer, last October,

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Haldimand-Norfolk top doc alleges ‘relentless harassment’ in lawsuit against Queen’s University

Haldimand-Norfolk’s top doctor is suing his former employer. As first reported by CBC News, acting medical officer of health Dr. Matt Strauss is seeking more than $600,000 in damages and lost wages from Queen’s University and Dr. Stephen Archer, head of the school’s department of medicine. Archer was Strauss’s direct supervisor when he was

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