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National Post – An enduring hatred

Posted on November 10, 2010 | No Comments

Some 150 parliamentarians from 50 countries are gathering in Ottawa for the second international conference of the Inter-parliamentary Coalition for Combating anti-Semitism (ICCA). Parliamentarians will come […]

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Debate by the Hon. Irwin Cotler on the National Holocaust Monument Act

Posted on November 4, 2010 | No Comments

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 National Holocaust Monument Act      The House proceeded to the consideration of Bill C-442, An Act to establish a National Holocaust Monument, as […]

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National Post – The struggle for Sudan’s future

Posted on November 1, 2010 | No Comments

Irwin Cotler, National Post · Monday, Nov. 1, 2010 In the devastating 21-year Sudanese civil war, some two million southern Sudanese civilians lost their lives, while […]

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Ottawa Citizen – Criminalizing dissent

Posted on November 1, 2010 | No Comments

  By Irwin Cotler, Citizen Special November 1, 2010 7:15 AM     The celebration of the 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and People’s […]

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Statement by the Hon. Irwin Cotler on the sentencing of seven members of the Baha’i leadership in Iran

Posted on October 29, 2010 | No Comments

    Mr. Speaker, the recent sentencing of seven members of the Baha’i leadership in Iran to a decade in prison is a looking glass into the plight […]

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Statement by the Hon. Irwin Cotler on the passing of former mayor Vera Danyluk

Posted on October 14, 2010 | No Comments

Montréal, October 14, 2010 I was very saddened to learn of former Town of Mount Royal Mayor Vera Danyluk’s untimely passing. Vera has been described as […]

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The Australian – UN poisons its human rights mission

Posted on October 4, 2010 | No Comments

Irwin Cotler, The Australian, October 04, 2010 THE UN Human Rights Council is the mandated UN body responsible for the promotion and protection of international human […]

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Le Devoir – L’affaire Truscott – Des erreurs judiciaires coûteuses

Posted on September 7, 2010 | No Comments

Irwin Cotler – Professeur de droit émérite à l’Université McGill, ancien ministre de la Justice et procureur général du Canada et actuel député de Mont-Royal  3 […]

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Ottawa Citizen – Still getting it wrong on wrongful convictions

Posted on September 7, 2010 | No Comments

BY IRWIN COTLER, CITIZEN SPECIAL SEPTEMBER 3, 2010 Three years ago last week, the Ontario Court of Appeal issued its historic ruling vindicating Steven Truscott. In […]

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Gazette – Ottawa should respect the Charter, and bring Khadr home

Posted on July 13, 2010 | No Comments

July 13, 2010 By: Irwin Cotler Last week, the Federal Court ruled that Omar Khadr -who has been held without trial in Guantanamo since being accused […]

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