Tag Archive: Abu Ghraib

Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2008 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2008.pdf CCR Annual Report 2008 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Pages 2-3 Case Index – Pages – 34-38  

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Senate Judiciary Committee Approves New AG – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR NEWS EDITOR: Yesterday in U.S., Senate Judiciary Committee, President Bush’s nominee for new Attorney General, Michael Mukasey, was passed and sent to the Senate for confirmation. The most interesting votes of course were those of Dianne Feinstein…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Armenian Genocide Resolution – Henri Alleg on Torture – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Vote down the Attorney General Nomination of Judge Michael Mukasey “Michael Mukasey professes ignorance as to whether waterboarding is a form of torture unless he knows “the actual facts and circumstances” of its use. The “facts and circumstances” of…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Rumsfeld Hit With Torture Lawsuit While Visiting Paris – The Raw Story – by Jason Rhyne – PDF

2007 Rumsfeld Hit With Torture Lawsuit While Visiting Paris Former US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s jaunt to France was interrupted today by an unscheduled itinerary item — he was slapped with a criminal complaint charging him with torture. Rumsfeld,…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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At Bellevue Hospital, Torture Survivors Find Refuge, Treatment and Compassion – Public Employee Press – by Gregory N. Heires – PDF

2007 At Bellevue Hospital, Torture Survivors Find Refuge, Treatment and Compassion 2007 Thank You Letter from Gregory Heires to Michael Ratner

Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Excerpts from From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture, Featuring Janis Karpinski, Michael Ratner and Dr. Kate Porterfield – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Today on Law and Disorder we run excerpts from an event sponsored by the Center for Constitutional Rights: From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture. Speakers include Janis Karpinski, former US Army Brigadier General at Abu Ghraib prison,…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Henri Alleg on Torture – Military Commissions Act of 2006 – Jim Lafferty on the Antiwar Movement – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Henri Alleg, Author of the The Question Hosts Michael Ratner and Michael Steven Smith interview Henri Alleg for the first half hour. Alleg, a French journalist living in Paris, supported Algerian independence during the French Algerian War (1954-1962). He…
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Civil Liberties

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Lawyers File War Crimes Charges Against Rumsfeld and Others in German Court – Revolution newspaper – PDF

2006 Lawyers File War Crimes Charges Against Rumsfeld and Others in German Court On November 14, the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), the International Federation for Human Rights, Germany’s Republican Attorneys’ Association, and other groups and individuals filed a formal…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 3: Surveillance and Criminalizing Dissent – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Laying the Foundation of a Police State – Part III Surveillance and Criminalizing Dissent Since the summer of 2004, Law and Disorder has brought Pacifica listeners the voices of activists, authors and attorneys from the front lines. Last week,…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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