Tag Archive: Abu Omar

Law and Disorder Radio – Mike Hamlin on Black Workers in Detroit – Remembering Journalist and Author Henri Alleg – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Ex-CIA Station Chief Robert Seldon Lady Arrested in Panama But Released Warrants are Likely for CIA Station Chiefs or Officials Whose Names are Known When Leaving U.S. Law and Disorder Interview – A Kidnapping in Milan        …
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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with you, Paul. JAY: And I guess…
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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition.

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Law and Disorder Radio – Steve Hendricks on A Kidnapping In Milan: The CIA on Trial – Noam Chomsky on Gaza in Crisis – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Renowned Author Chalmers Johnson Passes 79 Oklahoma to Appeal Sharia Law Ban Portland Bomb Plot Order Preserves Secret Recordings                  A Kidnapping In Milan: The CIA on Trial A Kidnapping In Milan: The…
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Creative Use of Law as a Positive Force for Social Change: Confronting Torture and Extrajudicial Detention – University of Iowa School of Law – Speech Notes – PDF

Abu Omar   2009 University of Iowa Law School Speech Notes Talk I U of I 11/3/09 “Creative use of law as a positive force for social change: Confronting Torture and Extrajudicial Detention” materials clipping website Happy to be here–shared…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Len Weinglass on the Cuban Five (Rebroadcast) – PATRIOT Act Reform – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates Maher Arar Case – No Justice – Outsourcing Torture Made Legal? 23 People Convicted in Kidnapping Abu Omar – Victory in Italian Case – Abu Omar 22 Out of the 23 are CIA Agents Five NYC Men Abused and…
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C.I.A. Convictions in Italy – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: The Nov. 5 news article “Italy Convicts 23 Americans, Most Working for C.I.A., of Abducting Muslim Cleric” states that the convictions “may have little practical effect.” I doubt that is the sentiment of the convicted C.I.A. agents….
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International War Crimes

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Finally Some Great News: 23 Americans (Mostly CIA Agents) Convicted in Italian Court for Renditions – Just Left Blog Post

You may recall the case. The CIA was accused of a 2003 kidnapping of an Egyptian cleric, Abu Omar, from the streets of Milan, Italy. He was rendered to Egypt where he was tortured. A courageous Italian prosecutor, Armando Spataro,…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – War Inc. Film – UN Special Rapporteur Richard Falk Denied Entry to Israel and the Occupied Territories – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Military Commissions Trials For Guantanamo Prisoners FBI War Crimes File On Guantanamo Supreme Court Weighs Third Gitmo Case Abu Omar Kidnap Trial: 25 CIA Agents Indicted Related: Army Judge Is Replaced for Trial of Detainee      …
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Law and Disorder Radio – Telephone Justice Campaign – Italian Rendition Case – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Designer Taser Taser International Unveils Newest Civilian Stun Device- Amnesty International USA Renews Call for Independent Safety Review – Update from Co-host Dalia Hashad             New York Campaign for Telephone Justice- CCR victory Families in…
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