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    24 mars 2017 UN Watch interrupted by Cuba, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, China, Bolivia, UAE, Iran, Bangladesh, Venezuela

    Cuba, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, China, Bolivia, UAE, Iran, Bangladesh, and Venezuela today attempted to silence UN human rights council testimony by the head of UN Watch, a Geneva-based human rights non-governmental organization, after he criticized or called for the removal of these countries from the council. However, Neuer thanked the USA, the UK, Canada, Germany, […]

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    16 mars 2017 Borden Ladner Gervais LLP is pleased to announce that The Honourable Louise Arbour, C.C, G.O.Q., has been appointed by Mr. António Guterres

    Borden Ladner Gervais LLP is pleased to announce that The Honourable Louise Arbour, C.C, G.O.Q., has been appointed by Mr. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, as Special Representative of the Secretary-General on International Migration in New York City. « We are thrilled that Louise has accepted this prestigious position to advance important questions around […]

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  3. 15 mars 2017 The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Leads Fight inside Nation’s Capital Against President Trump’s Revised Travel Ban Executive Order

    Today, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, in coordination with pro bono counsel, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP (APKS), Iranian-American civil rights lawyer Cyrus Mehri, partner of Washington, D.C.-based firm Mehri & Skalet, PLLC, and his firm, moved to amend a complaint in D.C. District Court, continuing its ongoing challenge inside the […]

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  4. 13 mars 2017 A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN FILES SUIT AGAINST PRES. TRUMP’S SECOND IMMIGRATION BAN

    New York Joins Western District Of Washington Lawsuit Alongside Washington State, California, Maryland, Massachusetts, And Oregon A.G. Schneiderman Also Files 20 Declarations From Major NY Institutions, Localities, Businesses, And Impacted Individuals A.G. Schneiderman: Pres. Trump’s Second Executive Order Is Just A Muslim Ban By Another Name Today, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman formally […]

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  5. 12 mars 2017 STATEMENT FROM A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN

    NEW YORK – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement: « Preet Bharara, like many of the U.S. Attorneys dismissed this week, served with honor and distinction. His integrity, tenacity, and commitment to rooting out wrongdoing — whether in the boardroom, the halls of government, or anywhere else — will be sorely missed. President […]

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