United Nations High Commission to critique Bill 78
Bill 78 the new law designed to restrict street protests is in the crosshairs of the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights.
Navi Pillay lumps Quebec, Ukraine, Moldova and Russia together as examples of attempt by governments to restrict dissent.
Pillay will deliver a speech before the Human Rights Council in which she say she is alarmed by attempts by the Charest government to restrict the right of association as part of student protest in Quebec.
A copy of the speech was obtained by the UN Watch organization.
You can a version of the speech here.