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Iran, Human Rights, and the Nuclear Question

McGill's Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism is pleased to welcome Akbar Ganji, Iran's most prominent political dissident, for the Nov. 22 public lecture "Iran, Human Rights, and the Nuclear Question: What are the Connections?"

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Published on : 19 Nov 2007

Charles-Emmanuel Côté at the Salon du livre

The Faculty of Law was delighted to learn that the official launch of the doctoral dissertation of alumnus Charles-Emmanuel Côté (DCL 2006, Dean's Honour List) was held at the Salon du livre de Montréal, on November 16, 2007.

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Published on : 18 Nov 2007

Desmond Manderson shortlisted for Klibansky Book Prize

Law professor Desmond Manderson's book "Proximity, Levinas, and the Soul of Law" (MQUP, 2007) has been shortlisted by the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences for the Raymond Klibansky Prize for best English-language book in the humanities. The winners will be announced at a reception on November 24, 2007, in Ottawa. His friends and colleagues wish him the best of luck!

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Published on : 13 Nov 2007

Focus on family law

In an opinion piece in "The Lawyers Weekly," McGill professor Robert Leckey believes lawmakers should create an intermediate parenting category.

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Published on : 09 Nov 2007

A. Jean de Grandpré to be named Chancellor Emeritus at McGill

Only second former chancellor to receive emeritus status in University's history

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Published on : 24 Oct 2007

Media Advisory: The Defense of Omar Khadr in Guantanamo

McGill's Faculty of Law is proud to welcome William "Bill" C. Kuebler, an American lawyer and a lieutenant commander in the United States Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps who has been assigned to the Office of Military Commissions, for a public address. He has acted as counsel for Canadian youth Omar Khadr, detained in Guantanamo.

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Published on : 18 Oct 2007

Ram Jakhu honoured with IISL Distinguished Service Award

On September 28, 2007, Associate Professor Ram Jakhu received the Distinguished Service Award from the International Institute of Space Law (IISL).

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Published on : 05 Oct 2007

Law professor Patrick Healy appointed to the Court of Quebec

The Faculty of Law is both pleased and saddened to report that Professor Patrick Healy was appointed this week to the Court of Quebec, Criminal and Penal Division, in Montreal.

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Published on : 05 Oct 2007

Media Reminder: Very special vernissage

From October 1 to the 14th, McGill University will host "Imagining the Unthinkable: L'exposition du génocide," a public exhibition that conveys the realities of genocide by bringing together exceptional international collections of photographs, drawings, survivor testimonial archives and interactive multimedia.

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Published on : 28 Sep 2007

McGill Web Gems

A maritime law website and free software -- what could be better than that?

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

Proud to be Canadian

McGill's Faculty of Law hosts a special ceremony during which 60 members of the McGill community become Canadian citizens.

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

Ladies and gentlemen, the Supremes

First-year law students are treated to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity when they share Moot Court with no fewer than six Supreme Court Justices from Canada and the U.S.

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

Genocide Prevention: Confronting the Past

From October 1 to 14, McGill University will host "Imagining the Unthinkable: L'exposition du genocide," a public exhibition that conveys the realities of genocide by bringing together exceptional international collections of photographs, drawings, survivor testimonial archives and interactive multimedia.

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Published on : 25 Sep 2007

Genocide prevention: Hope for the future

Thirty five youth leaders from 23 countries to meet in pre-conference

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Published on : 20 Sep 2007