Tag Archive: FBI

Jose Alberto Alvarez v. F.B.I. – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1978-1979

In 1977, Jose Alberto Alvarez, a long-time leader in the movement for independence for Puerto Rico, currently First Secretary of the United States Branch of the Puerto Rican Socialist Party (PSP), and member of PSP’s Central Committee, requested his files…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , ,

Clavir v. Levi – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1978-1979

This case concerns the discovery of an illegal tracking device on a car owned by Judy Clavir and Stew Albert, who were in New York City visiting CCR attorneys Bill Kunstler and Margaret Ratner. A small electronic device called a…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kinoy v. Mitchell – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1978-1979

This civil action was filed on behalf of Arthur Kinoy, movement lawyer, law professor and a founder of CCR, and his daughter Joanne, both of whom were two of the earliest victims of grand jury abuse. (Arthur Kinoy was also…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , , ,

Consejo Puertorriqueno Por la Paz, et al. v. F.B.I. – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1978-1979

In November, 1977, as a result of a Freedom of Information Act suit brought by several news reporters, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released thousands of documents pertaining to its nefarious COINTELPRO (Counterintelligence) Program. These documents revealed the existence of…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , , ,

Clavir v. Levi – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1977-1978

This case concerns the discovery  of an illegal  tracking device on a car owned by Judy Clavir and Stew Albert, who were in New York City visiting Center attorneys Bill Kunstler and Margaret Ratner. A small electronic device called a…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Clavir v. Levi

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/clavir-v-levi Clavir v. Levi is a case brought against the FBI for illegal surveillance activities, and was instrumental in revealing the extent and the danger of FBI surveillance methods, as well as setting a precedent for plaintiff’s entitlement to receive…
Read more

, , , , , , , , ,

Clavir v. Levi – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1975

This case concerns the finding of an illegal tracking bug on a car owned by Judy Clavir and Stew Albert, friends of Center attorneys Bill Kunstler and Margaret Ratner. Clavir and Albert came from upstate New York to visit the…
Read more

Civil Liberties

, , , , , , , , , ,