Tag Archive: Fourteenth Amendment

Law and Disorder Radio – 50-Year Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement – Louis Tikas and the Ludlow Massacre – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Professor Salaita Press Conference Update 13th Anniversary of 9/11 Michael Ratner: You Can’t Have Imperialism Abroad and Democracy at Home Michael Ratner: The Legal System is Done For September 11, 1973 Anniversary – Chilean Coup D’état September 7, 1971 Anniversary…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Ten Years of Guantanamo – International People’s Tribunal on NATO War Crimes in Africa – Cornell and Technion of Israel to Build Campus on Governor’s Island – Lawsuit Challenging Stop and Frisk – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Ten Year Anniversary of Guantanamo Bay Prison Co-host Michael Ratner and president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) gives listeners an overview of the habeas corpus legal battles to close Guantanamo Bay prison and an in-depth look at the…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Democracy, Constitutionalism and the War on Terror – Amherst College – Speech Notes (Early Draft) – PDF

2004 Democracy Constitutionalism and the War on Terror Democracy Constitutionalism and the War on Terror Questions get raised about democracy, the constitution —whether must give way, stretch, in war on terror—new paradigm Democracy and terrorism—can Const and terrorism—first, 4, etc…
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Civil Liberties

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Heidy v. United States Customs Service – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1986-1987

The government’s assertion that Edward Haase’s experience at customs was an isolated incident of harassment, was the basic premise of the court’s decision in that case. However, customs has treated many other travelers in the same manner. CCR attorneys challenged…
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Civil Liberties

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Haase v. Webster – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1986-1987

Returning from Nicaragua in January 1985, Edward Haase, a Kansas City-based journalist, was stopped by United States Customs and FBI officials and detained for five hours, as agents read, seized, and pho­ to copied his address book, notes, diary and…
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Civil Liberties

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Haase v. Webster – Government Harassment – CCR Docket Report 1985-1986

As part of the CCR’s efforts to stop FBI harassment , it recently took the case of Edward Haase, a journalist whose address book, notes, diary and other personal papers were seized by U.S. Customs on his return from Nicaragua….
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Civil Liberties

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