Tag Archive: 1973 Chilean Coup

Law and Disorder Radio – 50-Year Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement – Louis Tikas and the Ludlow Massacre – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Professor Salaita Press Conference Update 13th Anniversary of 9/11 Michael Ratner: You Can’t Have Imperialism Abroad and Democracy at Home Michael Ratner: The Legal System is Done For September 11, 1973 Anniversary – Chilean Coup D’état September 7, 1971 Anniversary…
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What’s behind Kerry and Kissinger’s meeting? – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Despite being from different parties, the meeting between Kerry and Kissinger highlights the consistency of an American foreign policy based on imperialism MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Good to be with you, Jessica, and The…
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What’s Behind Kerry and Kissinger’s Meeting? – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: Despite being from different parties, the meeting between Kerry and Kissinger highlights the consistency of an American foreign policy based on imperialism.

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rashid Khalidi on US Intervention in Syria – Heidi Boghosian on Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance (Part 1) – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Remembering Twin Cities Guild Lawyer Ken Tilsen 44th Anniversary of the Death of Ho Chi Minh 40th Anniversary of the Coup in Chile Remembering Attorney William Kunstler           United States Moves to Intervene in Syrian Civil…
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The Lords’ Decision in Pinochet III: A Legal Analysis – Book Chapter in The Pinochet Papers: The Case of Augusto Pinochet Ugarte in Spain and Britain – PDF

2001 The Lords’ Decision in Pinochet III: A Legal Analysis Introduction This article analyzes the 6-1 decision by the Appellate Committee of the House of Lords in Regina v. Bow Street Magistrate, ex parte Pinochet Ugarte, (hereinafter Pinochet III) denying the…
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The Pinochet Papers – The Case of Augusto Pinochet in Spain and Britain – Edited by Reed Brody and Michael Ratner

The arrest of General Augusto Pinochet in October 1998 was a wake-up call to tyrants everywhere. The two subsequent rulings by the British House of Lords rejecting his claim of immunity forged legal history. This book traces the legal proceedings…
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International War Crimes

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The Pinochet Principle: Who’s Next? – Covert Action Quarterly – PDF

1999 The Pinochet Principle: Who’s Next? The Pinochet Principle: Who’s Next?* Many people around the world celebrated the arrest in England of Augusto Pinochet. For the families and friends of his Chilean victims it was a miracle; to those who supported the Allende government,…
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International War Crimes

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British Court Rules on Pinochet Immunity Case – Democracy Now – PDF

Britain’s high court ruled yesterday that former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet is protected from arrest by diplomatic immunity, quashing two international arrest warrants issued by Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon this past October 16. The decision stunned many international legal scholars…
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Horman v. Kissinger

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/horman-v-kissinger Horman v. Kissinger is a lawsuit filed by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) in October 1977 that charged former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and the rest of the State Department with complicity in the detention and death…
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