Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. Sale

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/haitian-centers-council-inc-v-sale Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. Sale was a case which secured an order in federal court that closed the detention camp for HIV-positive Haitian refugees at Guantánamo. Once in office, President Bill Clinton continued the Bush administration policy of…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

A heartbreaking legal battle raged throughout the spring of 1992 over the rights of Haitian immigrants, pitting the Bush Administration against the human rights and civil rights communities. CCR joined the San Francisco Lawyers’ Committee for Urban Rights, the Lowenstein International…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Michael with Attorney Harold Koh and Others in Haiti – Photo

Haiti during the coup. Michael with Harold Koh, Evans Paul, Lucas Guttentag (from the ACLU). Evans Paul was in hiding and they went to meet with him. (Evans Paul, called K-plimo, is a Haitian politician and former president of the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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