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United States v. Saade and Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1984-1985

In 1974 the United States Navy transferred its military bombing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques, imposing severe restrictions on many Vieques residents who made their living from the fishing industry. Island…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Handschu v. Bureau of Special Services – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1984-1985

CCR attorneys have intervened on behalf of a number of political organizations and individuals opposing the settlement in a federal lawsuit known as New York’s “Red Squad” case. It was begun in the early 1970s as an attempt to put…
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Civil Liberties

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United States v. Higgins – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1982-1983

Nineteen people. some members of the War Resisters­ League, were charged with interfering with government functions by attempting to leaflet taxpayers in the taxpayers resistance waiting rooms at the lRS building in New York City in April of 1981. The IRS said that leafleting…
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Civil Liberties

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In the Matter of Jerry Gaines and In the Matter of Fulani Sunni-Ali – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1982-1983

CCR attorneys have represented two witnesses in connec­tion with an ongoing special grand jury in the Southern District of New York. Eight witnesses have been jailed for contempt. Most are women with children. The grand jury was impanelled in the…
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Civil Liberties

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Handschu v. Bureau of Special Services – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1982-1983

Center attorneys have intervened on behalf of a number of political organizations and individuals opposing the settle­ment in a federal suit known a New York’s ” Red Squad” case. The case was begun in the early 1970 as an attempt to…
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Civil Liberties

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United Presbyterian Church v. Reagan – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1982-1983

On December 4, 1981, President Reagan signed Executive Order 12333 on United States Intelligence Activities. By­passing Congress.and severely limiting public debate, the President unilaterally enacted sweeping change in the guide­ lines governing intelligence activities with in the United States and as…
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Nation v. Haig – International – CCR Docket 1982-1983

In May 1981, the Reagan Administration instituted an em­bargo on publications of Cuban origin arriving in this country. Subcribers to Granrna or any other Cuban periodical could no longer receive even a single copy of such a publication without first securing an import…
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Civil Liberties

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In the Matter of David Truong – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1982-1983

In January 1978, David Truong and Ronald Humphrey were indicted on charges of conspiracy, espionage, stealing govern­ment documents, and being unregistered foreign agents. David Truong (Truong Dink Hung) is a Vietnamese citizen who has long  been active in the anti-war movement in the…
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