Tag Archive: Arar v. Ashcroft et al

Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record – Draft – PDF

2010 CCR Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record Obama: One Year Later. Change? CCR’s Assessment of the Obama Administration’s First Year Candidate Obama campaigned on a promise of change. For many, his election inspired hope that we would finally see…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Arar v. Ashcroft et al

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/arar-v-ashcroft-et-al Arar v. Ashcroft was a federal lawsuit challenging the rendition to torture of Canadian citizen Maher Arar by U.S. government officials. Mr. Arar was detained at JFK airport in September 2002 while on his way home to Canada from…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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