Tag Archive: ACLU

American-Arab Anti­ Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1992

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

In April 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation”…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In April 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged  “membership”…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Meese – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1988-1989

The CCR and the ACLU of Southern California have challenged the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of alleged “membership” or “affiliation” with the Popular…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Conyers v. Reagan – International Law – CCR Docket 1985-1986

In October 1983, President Reagan announced that he had ordered a pre-dawn invasion of Grenada by nearly 1,900 Marines and armed airborne troops under the code name “Urgent Fury.” The fighting was heavier than expected and by the end of…
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International War Crimes

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