Tag Archive: Death Penalty

The Peter B. Collins Radio Show – Guantanamo – Audio Interview

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Glen Ford on Ferguson Protests – Ohio Bill to Keep All Details of Executions Secret – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: Is Congress’s Decision on Obama’s Plan to Close GTMO Really a Setback as Newspapers Report? Congress was considering whether to allow Guantanamo detainees to be resettled in the United States. That’s something Obama wants to do because so…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – FBI Considers the Occupy Movement a Terrorist Threat – Challenging the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Chile: 40 Years Later, Eight Former Army Lieutenants Charged in the Killing of Communist Performer/Songwriter Victor Jara Heidi Boghosian and Johanna Fernandez Visit Mumia Abu-Jamal During Holidays Death Penalty States in The United States Update Jeremy Hammond’s Judge Refuses to…
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Law and Disorder Radio – J. Patrick O’Connor on the Framing of Kevin Cooper – Homeland Security Documents Show Massive Nationwide Monitoring of Occupy Movement – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

In Memory: Karen Detamore, Former Executive Director, Friends of Farmworkers, Inc. Yelp Hit with Class Action Lawsuit               Scapegoat: The Chino Hills Murders and the Framing of Kevin Cooper Scapegoat: The Chino Hills Murders and…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Death Penalty Abolished in Illinois – Communities Battle Against Fracking in the Delaware River Watershed – Coalition of Immokalee Workers Protest at Trader Joe’s – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Bradley Manning Update State Department Spokesman P.J. Crowley Resigned Over Controversial Comments CCR Lawsuit – Aref, et al. v. Holder, et al.                 In Memory: The remarkable and heroic progressive lawyer Len Weinglass died…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Correspondence with Archbishop Desmond Tutu Regarding Clemency for David Gilbert – PDF

2010 Correspondence with Archbishop Desmond Tutu Regarding Clemency for David Gilbert From: Michael Ratner Sent: Wednesday, December 22, 2010 4.51 PM To: Desmond Tutu Cc: Michael Ratner Subject: Re: David Gilbert : Clemency and Governor David Patterson: Follow-up and Phone…
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Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – FBI Raids Activists’ Homes in Minnesota and Chicago – Recent Death Penalty Cases – Circuit Court of Appeals Throws Out Nigerian Claims Against Shell Oil – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Briana Waters – Conviction Overturned FBI Coordinated Raids in Minneapolis and Chicago Blackberry and Facebook opened up their records to FBI National Lawyers Guild Issues New Report on Policing of Protests National Lawyers Guild Convention – New Orleans Lynne Stewart…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – American Law Institute Renounces the Death Penalty – Lawyers You’ll Like: Jim Lafferty (Part II) – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Heidi Boghosian Speaks At Emergency Rally for Mumia Abu-Jamal       The Death Penalty Loses Support of the American Law Institute In late 2009, the American Law Institute, which created the intellectual structure for the current capital justice system for nearly…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rebecca Hill on Men, Mobs and Law – Wiwa et al v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Case Update – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Michael Smith returns from Australia Death Row Lawyers Get Paid While Messing Up Michael Ratner’s Recent Post – Preventive Detentions and Military Commissions                     Men, Mobs and Law by…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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