June 18, 2012
Others questioned the need for such a high-profile move, including the director of UN Watch, the site reporting the criticism. Canadian lawyer Hillel Neuer said on the UN Watch blog:
- for Pillay to divert the world’s attention to what in a global context is an absolutely marginal case—a law already under before the chief justice of the Quebec Superior Court, and less demanding than the Geneva laws regulating the human rights rallies we hold in front of her own building—is simply absurd.
- The controversial UN Human Rights Commission is about to lose even more credibility by attacking Canada/Quebec today: blog.unwatch.org/