Tag Archive: France

Bringing the U.S. Torture Team to Justice – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says while the wheels of justice are slow, the Bush/Cheney torture team may be facing some kind of justice in various judicial proceedings.

International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – NYC Stop and Frisk Trial Begins – Cuban Five Case Update – Racism, Torture, and Impunity in Chicago – French-Led Invasion of Mali – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

New York Times Continues to Deceive About Iraq War New York City Stop and Frisk Trial Begins Here on Law and Disorder, we’ve been covering the stop and frisk case known as Floyd v. City of New York et al. This…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Senate Judiciary Committee Approves New AG – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR NEWS EDITOR: Yesterday in U.S., Senate Judiciary Committee, President Bush’s nominee for new Attorney General, Michael Mukasey, was passed and sent to the Senate for confirmation. The most interesting votes of course were those of Dianne Feinstein…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Senate Judiciary Committee Approves New AG – TRNN Video Link

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=576  This episode is only available through The Real News Network Link. Michael Ratner: U.S. Attorney General nominee helped through Committee by key Democrats. Photo of the video image:

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Rumsfeld Flees France Fearing Arrest – AlterNet – Article

Former U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld fled France today fearing arrest over charges of “ordering and authorizing” torture of detainees at both the American-run Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq and the U.S. military’s detainment facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, unconfirmed…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Groups Tie Rumsfeld to Torture in Complaint – New York Times – by Doreen Carvajal

Several human rights organizations based in the United States and Europe have filed a complaint in a Paris court accusing former Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld of responsibility for torture. The group, which includes the International Federation for Human Rights, the French…
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On Visit to France, Donald Rumsfeld Hit with Lawsuit for Ordering, Authorizing Torture – Democracy Now Transcript

The complaint was filed with the Paris prosecutor’s office as Rumsfeld arrived in France for a visit. This is the fifth time Rumsfeld has been charged with direct involvement in torture since 9/11. We speak with two attorneys with the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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On Visit to France, Donald Rumsfeld Hit with Lawsuit for Ordering, Authorizing Torture – Democracy Now Video

The complaint was filed with the Paris prosecutor’s office as Rumsfeld arrived in France for a visit. This is the fifth time Rumsfeld has been charged with direct involvement in torture since 9/11. We speak with two attorneys with the…
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Rumsfeld Hit With Torture Lawsuit While Visiting Paris – The Raw Story – by Jason Rhyne – PDF

2007 Rumsfeld Hit With Torture Lawsuit While Visiting Paris Former US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s jaunt to France was interrupted today by an unscheduled itinerary item — he was slapped with a criminal complaint charging him with torture. Rumsfeld,…
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Napoleon and Haiti – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: Not mentioned in Andro Linklater’s explanation of the Louisiana Purchase as a real estate deal (”565 Million Acres, Riv Vu,” Op-Ed, April 28) is the crucial role played by the Haitian revolution. Napoleon wanted an empire in…
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International War Crimes, Uncategorized

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