Tag Archive: Ali al-Marri

Law and Disorder Radio – Anti-Zionist Professor Joel Kovel Fired by Bard College – Scott Horton on Bush Administration Legal Memos – Ali Saleh Kahlah al Marri Indicted on Terrorism Charges – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Co-host Dalia Hashad explains why Proposition 8 affect fundamental rights for all Civil Rights Pioneers Honored on Stamps Tell Senator Patrick Leahey that Truth Commissions are not enough and could easily lead to impunity for torturers      …
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Law and Disorder Radio – The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency (Part 3) – Jonathan Hafetz on Enemy Combatants – Jules Lobel on the Misuse of War Powers – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The First 100 Days – Part 3 Private Military Contractors – Susan Burke We go now to look at the abuse of force by Private Military Contractors and their role in illegal torture tactics and interrogation. In one case currently…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Jeremy Scahill on Obama Appointees – Ali Al-Marri Case Update – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Michael Ratner and Michael Steven Smith update on the media discussions of whether to prosecute the “torture conspirators,” the details of Attorney General Michael Mukasey’s collapse, and a preventive detention scheme that could replace Guantanamo prison. No truth commission….
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Law and Disorder Radio – Maher Arar Case Update – Economic Crisis – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Omar Khadr – First Military Commissions Trial To Go Forward Ali al-Marri – Key case defining enemy combatant – update with Jonathan Hafetz Salim Ahmed Hamdan Decision                     Update: Canadian Rendition Victim…
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Can the President Detain Anyone Indefinitely? – Institute for Public Accuracy

Ali al-Marri, who was living in Peoria, Illinois, with his wife and children, was awaiting trial in 2003. A month before his trial, he was deemed an ‘enemy combatant’ by the president. He has been held in solitary confinement ever…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Ali al-Marri Case Update – US Responsibility for Enforced Disappearances in the War on Terror – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Ali al-Marri Update: Reversing the Bush Administration’s War on Terror Policy In a reversal of the Bush Administration’s effort to detain people around the globe, last week, a federal appeals court in Virginia, which is a very conservative court ruled…
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Michael Ratner on Ali al-Marri — Counter Spin Fairness and Accuracy in the Media Audio Link

http://fair.org/counterspin/michael-ratner-on-ali-al-marri-jonathan-tasini-on-minimum-wage/ This week on CounterSpin: Many people have probably never heard of Ali al-Marri. A search of major media turned up a scant handful of mentions. Arrested after September 11, 2001, al-Marri was declared an enemy combatant before his trial—and he…
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