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The Fog of War [Powers] – Stanford Journal of International Law – with H. Lee Halterman, Jules Lobel, Joel E. Starr and James Klimaski – PDF

2001 Commentary: The Fog of War [Powers] LEE HALTERMAN* JULES LOBEL** JOEL E. STARR*** MICHAEL RATNER**** JAMES KLIMASKI***** The U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to grant certiorari in Campbell v. Clinton1 brings to an end a chain of Cold War-era litigation…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Interview with KDVS 90.3 FM on the Legality of War in Yugoslavia – Transcript – PDF

1999 Interview with KDVS Regarding Legality of War in Yugoslavia Interview with Michael Ratner of Center For Constitutional Rights in New York, regarding the lawsuit by members of Congress against President Bill Clinton, challenging the legality of the air war in…
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International War Crimes

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Impeachment and Iraq – with Jules Lobel (unpublished) – PDF

1998 Impeachment and Iraq Politicians are not known for appreciating irony. In better times, the spectacle of self-righteous patriotism emanating from Washington this week would have been merely ridiculous. In wartime, it is tragic. Take, for example, House Majority Whip…
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International War Crimes

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Bombing Iraq May Unleash a Toxic Threat – Letter to the Editor NY Times – with Jules Lobel

1998 Iraq Letter to the Editor NY Times To the Editor: Re ”U.S. Citing Its Authority in 1991 Congress Measure” (news article, Feb. 4) and ”U.N. Resolutions Allow Attack on the Likes of Iraq” (news article, Feb. 5): As two…
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International War Crimes

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Docket Report – Fall 1991 – PDF

 12-13Docket Report Fall 1991 Part 1 Docket Report Fall 1991 Part 2 Cases worked on by Michael Ratner: Xuncax v. Gramajo – International Human Rights – Pages 10-11 Ortiz v. Gramajo – International Human Rights – Page 11 Salas v. United States…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Dellums v. Bush – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

As the President deployed soaring numbers of U.S. armed forces to the Gulf, and campaigned for authorization from the United Nations and Middle Eastern states to oust Iraq from Kuwait militarily, an offensive attack on Iraq loomed. At this stage,…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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45 in House Sue to Bar Bush From Acting Alone – New York Times – by Martin Tolchin – PDF

1990 45 in House Sue to Bar Bush from Acting Alone Forty-five House Democrats, predominantly liberals, filed a lawsuit today to bar President Bush from taking offensive action in the Persian Gulf without obtaining a Congressional declaration of war “or…
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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