Tag Archive: CCR Docket 1976-1977

John Hill – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1976-1977

After commuting Hill’s life sentence for the murder of a prison guard during the Attica uprising in September, 1971, GovĀ­ernor Carey, operating through the Parole Board, denied him parole for at least two more years. This decision came after Hill…
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Kinoy v. Mitchell Dellinger v. Mitchell – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1976-1977

When the government’s program of warrantless electronic surveillance was a strong but unproven suspicion, CCR filed two of the first civil actions seeking an injunction agai11st this program and damages for its victims. Kinoy v. Mitchell was filed on behalf…
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Clavir et al. v. Levi, et al. – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1976-1977

This case concerns the discovery of an illegal tracking device on a car owned by Judy Clavir and Stew Albert, friends of enter attorneys Bill Kunstler and Margaret Ratner. Clavir and Albert had come from upstate New York to vis…
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