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Irwin Cotler and Alan Dershowitz: Iran must be held accountable (National Post)

Posted on June 9, 2009 | No Comments

Irwin Cotler, special counsel on human rights and international justice to the Liberal party, and co-author of this piece, is introducing a private member’s bill in […]

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A victory in the battle against impunity (National Post)

Posted on May 26, 2009 | No Comments

By Irwin Cotler and David Grossman Friday’s historic decision in the case of Désiré Munyaneza – the first person now convicted under Canada’s Crimes Against Humanity […]

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Irwin Cotler Denounces Ahmadinejad’s Presence at Durban Review Conference

Posted on April 20, 2009 | No Comments

Geneva, April 20, 2009—Irwin Cotler, Canadian Member of Parliament and former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today denounced the presence of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, […]

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Irwin Cotler to Speak on Human Rights and Holocaust Commemoration in Geneva

Posted on April 17, 2009 | No Comments

OTTAWA – Irwin Cotler, the Liberal party’s Special Counsel on Human Rights and International Justice, travels today to Geneva, Switzerland, where he will be speaking at […]

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Cotler calls International Criminal Court decision to issue arrest warrant for Sudanese President “historic”

Posted on March 4, 2009 | No Comments

OTTAWA — Mount Royal Member of Parliament Irwin Cotler, Special Counsel on Human Rights and International Justice for the Liberal Party, today characterized the International Criminal […]

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Liberal MPs attend global conference to combat anti-Semitism

Posted on February 13, 2009 | No Comments

LONDON — Liberal Members of Parliament will be among the largest delegation of any country to attend an international conference in London to combat the growing […]

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Raoul Wallenberg Commemorative Day

Posted on January 17, 2009 | No Comments

Today Canadians join with the international community to mark Raoul Wallenberg Commemorative Day, paying tribute to this Swedish diplomat who saved more Jews in the Second […]

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Canada greets genocide with silence

Posted on October 7, 2008 | No Comments

Over five years after the killing began, the world continues to bear witness to a genocide by attrition in Darfur, where more than 400,000 have died, […]

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Summary of Professor Irwin Cotler’s Speech at the State-Sanctioned Incitement to Genocide Conference (JCPA)

Posted on September 24, 2008 | No Comments

“The failure to the United Nations to act is a fatal blow to the corpus of international law” The Holocaust, genocide in Rwanda and current situation […]

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Cotler urges legal sanctions against Iranian leader (CJN)

Posted on September 24, 2008 | No Comments

In attempting to come to grips with the nuclear threat posed by Iran and its firebrand president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, some western nations have tried negotiations while […]

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