Tag Archive: Caterpillar

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Colloquium on Michael Ratner and Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – Challenging the Powerful with Legal Means: Transnational Collaborative Lawyering (3/6) – Katherine Gallagher, Miriam Saage-Maaß, with Moderator: Claudia Müller-Hoff

2016 marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the New York-based Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and the passing away of its President Emeritus Michael Ratner (1943-2016), who had made CCR his political home for 40 years. In 2007,…
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International War Crimes, Palestine, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rachel Corrie Lawsuit in Israel – John Rick MacArthur on Democracy in America – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Abdullah al-Kidd v. Ashcroft: Justifying Innocent Arrests Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Update Rick Wolff Prediction Hit on France Austerity Demonstration               Rachel Corrie Lawsuit in Israel Rachel Corrie, an American student activist and human rights…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rachel Corrie Wrongful Death Lawsuit Versus Israel – Jim Douglass on JFK and the Unspeakable – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Armenian Genocide Resolution in Congress 2010 / April 24 observes 1.5 million Armenians killed. Defense contractors Lockheed/Boeing/Raytheon say genocide resolution may hurt business. Liz Cheney Campaign – The Al-Qaeda Nine The only reason lawyers aren’t getting prosecuted right now for aiding…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Naomi Klein on the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) Movement Against Israel – Adam Shapiro on Israel’s Continued Assault on Gaza – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Obama and Executive Order to Close Guantanamo Report: 61 Percent of Guantanamo Detainees Return to Battlefield = Propaganda CIA Lobbies Heavily For Pardons Crush Videos and the First Amendment Israel in Gaza: “A Time Comes When Silence Is Betrayal”…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – US Attorney General Nominee Judge Michael Mukasey – Caterpillar Case – Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

US Attorney General Nominee Judge Michael Mukasey “Are we the only ones who are ready to retch at the constant stream of praise for the president’s choice for attorney general?” asks attorney Shane Kadidal in his latest Huffington Post blog…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – PATRIOT Act Re-Authorization – “If You See Something, Say Something” Artists – Remembering Rachel Corrie – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts open with an update on the Zacarias Moussaoui case. Moussaoui is a French terrorist of Moroccan descent involved in the conspiracy that resulted in the September 11, 2001 attacks. He was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Corrie et al. v. Caterpillar

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/corrie-et-al-v-caterpillar Corrie v. Caterpillar was a federal lawsuit filed against Illinois-based Caterpillar, Inc. on behalf of the parents of Rachel Corrie and four Palestinian families whose relatives were killed or injured when Caterpillar bulldozers demolished their homes. Corrie, a 23-year…
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Palestine

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