Tag Archive: Boland Amendment

Is Our Choice Democracy or Covert Activities?; Executive Order 12333 – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: The President, or at least his aides, have made the argument that the Boland Amendment did not restrict the National Security Council from supporting the contras. The claim is that the amendment covered only intelligence agencies and…
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Sanchez v. Reagan – International Law – CCR Docket 1986-1987

In May 1984, while the International Court of Justice (the World Court) was issu­ing a preliminary restraining order against the United States for its illegal actions against the government and people of Nicaragua, CCR attorneys were arguing in a federal…
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International War Crimes

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Sanchez v. Reagan – International – CCR Docket 1984-1985

While the International Court of Justice (the World Court) was issuing a preliminary restraining order against the United States for its illegal actions against the government and people of Nicaragua in May 1984, CCR attorneys were arguing in the U.S….
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International War Crimes

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

While the International Court of Justice (the World Court) was issuing a preliminary restraining order against the United States for its illegal actions against the government and peo­ple of Nicaragua in May 1984, CCR attorneys were arguing in a federal…
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International War Crimes

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Sanchez v. Reagan

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/sanchez-v-reagan Sanchez v. Reagan is a 1984 case which challenged U.S. officials’ support for murder, rape, and other torture in Nicaragua. In May 1984, while the International Court of Justice was issuing a preliminary restraining order against the United States…
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International War Crimes

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