Why Canadians Should Care About the Labels on Wines Made in Israel’s Illegal Settlements

Source: 
Lascaris, Dimitri
Pub Date: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 23:28

On Question de Preuve with Me Hugo Martin of Rivercast Media, I recently discussed Canada&;s crisis of access to justice, the challenges of being a lawyer and an activist, and the decision of Canada&;s Federal Court to reject &;Product of Israel&; labels on wines made in Israel&;s West Bank settlements. Among other things, I expressed the view that lawyers should be required to devote significant amounts of time to representing, free of charge, clients who cannot afford a lawyer.

Our discussion can be heard here: