Tag Archive: Canada

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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Canada Warns Its Citizens About Traveling in the United States After Seizing of Maher Arar – Democracy Now Video

The travel advisory was directed toward Canadian citizens born in Iran, Iraq, Libya, Syria, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan or Yemen. The advisory came after the U.S. secretly detained a man who is both a Canadian and Syrian citizen in NewYork….
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Jaffe v. Snow – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

CCR joined with Yale’s Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic and the International Human Rights Law Group in an amicus brief in September, 1993 requesting that the Supreme Court grant certiorari, or review, in the case of a woman whose husband…
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International War Crimes

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