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    13 juin 2018 Lancement du livre Women in Criminal Justice 7 juin 2018 Montreal

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  2. 12 juin 2018 Facebook’s investigation by New York state

    “The news that Facebook struck ‘data-sharing’ partnerships with other corporations is yet another reminder of the many questions that remain unanswered – questions to which New Yorkers deserve clear answers. Consumers have the right to know how their personal information is being used; and the companies we trust with our information have a critical responsibility […]

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    12 juin 2018 McGill U. awards UN Watch director honorary doctorate for human rights work

    McGill University awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, to Hillel Neuer, as Chancellor Michael Meighen declared that the executive director of UN Watch would receive « the highest recognition that it is within the power of this university to grant. » « He is a passionate advocate for human rights, fighting tirelessly against discrimination, torture, and injustice, » said […]

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    4 juin 2018 Osler receives Mérite du français award

    Dear clients and friends, We are pleased to announce that on May 17 Osler won a Mérite du français 2018 award at a gala hosted by the Office québécois de la langue française. Presented in collaboration with the ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion, the Mérite du français awards recognize organizations for their accomplishments […]

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    25 mai 2018 U.S. calls on Syria to ‘stand down’ from presidency of UN disarmament forum, asks Russia for help

    UN chief hopes Syrian leadership won’t have ‘negative impact’   On Monday, Syria will assume the presidency of the UN’s top disarmament forum. Above: Syrian ambassador Hussam Edin Aala, left, with Vladimir Gratchev, representative of Michael Møller, Secretary-General of the UN Conference on Disarmament, Geneva, Sept. 3, 2014.   GENEVA, May 25, 2018 – The U.S. called on […]

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    “I am honored to serve the people of New York as acting Attorney General. The work of this office is critically important. Our office has never been stronger, and this extraordinarily talented, dedicated, and tireless team of public servants will ensure that our work continues without interruption.” Barbara D. Underwood was appointed New York Solicitor General […]

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    “It’s been my great honor and privilege to serve as Attorney General for the people of the State of New York. In the last several hours, serious allegations, which I strongly contest, have been made against me. While these allegations are unrelated to my professional conduct or the operations of the office, they will effectively prevent […]

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    16 avril 2018 UN to elect tyrannies to oversee human rights NGOs

    A Swiss-based watchdog organization today called on the world body not to elect a “rogues’ gallery of the world’s worst human rights abusers” to the 19-nation UN committee that accredits human rights organizations, including candidate countries Iran, Russia, China, Cuba, Turkey, Burundi, Pakistan, Sudan, Turkey, Venezuela, Libya and Nicaragua. All except Libya already serve on the […]

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  9. 16 avril 2018 Settlement by President Trump

    A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN STATEMENT ON FINAL TRUMP UNIVERSITY SETTLEMENT New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman released the following statement upon U.S. District Court Judge Gonzalo Curiel’s order finalizing the $25 million Trump University settlement: “Judge Curiel’s order finalizing the $25 million Trump University settlement means that victims of Donald Trump’s fraudulent university will finally receive […]

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    9 avril 2018 Syria to chair UN disarmament forum on chemical weapons; watchdog urges US-EU walk-out

    Despite accusations that it perpetrated yet another deadly chemical weapons attack on Saturday, Syria will next month chair the United Nations disarmament forum that produced the treaty banning chemical weapons, sparking calls by an independent monitoring group for the U.S., the EU, and UN chief Antonio Guterres to strongly protest, and for their ambassadors to walk […]

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