Tag Archive: German Complaint

War Criminals in the White House? – Jewish Currents – PDF

2007 War Criminals in the White House? “The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus” — that is, the right to challenge one’s imprisonment before a judge — “shall not be suspended,” says Article I, Section IX of the U.S. Constitution,…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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David Hicks Becomes First Guantanamo Prisoner to Plead Guilty – Democracy Now Transcript

AMY GOODMAN: The Australian citizen David Hicks has become the first Guantanamo prisoner to plead guilty under the Military Commissions Act passed last year. Hicks entered the guilty plea Monday as part of a deal with military prosecutors. Hicks has been held…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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From Guantanamo to Berlin: Protecting Human Rights After 9/11 – John Carroll University Woelfl Seminar in Public Policy – Speech Transcript Part One & Part Two – PDF

       2007 Woelfl Seminar John Carroll University Transcript Part One 2007 Woelfl Seminar John Carroll University Transcript Part Two

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Filed in Germany Against Rumsfeld, Other Top U.S. Officials Over Prisoner Torture – Democracy Now Audio Link

https://www.democracynow.org/2006/11/14/war_crimes_suit_filed_in_germany Attorneys with the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a war crimes lawsuit today in Germany against outgoing Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, and other high-ranking U.S. officials, for their role in the torture of prisoners in Iraq and Guantanamo. We…
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International War Crimes

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Lawyers File War Crimes Charges Against Rumsfeld and Others in German Court – Revolution newspaper – PDF

2006 Lawyers File War Crimes Charges Against Rumsfeld and Others in German Court On November 14, the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), the International Federation for Human Rights, Germany’s Republican Attorneys’ Association, and other groups and individuals filed a formal…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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German War Crimes Complaint Against Donald Rumsfeld et al – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR)

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/accountability-us-torture-Germany One hundred and fifty-five countries, including Germany and the United States, are party to the United Nations Convention Against Torture (CAT). Those countries have committed to investigating, prosecuting and punishing torturers. To this end, the Center for Constitutional Rights…
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International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Filed in Germany Against Rumsfeld, Other Top U.S. Officials Over Prisoner Torture – Democracy Now Transcript

Attorneys with the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a war crimes lawsuit today in Germany against outgoing Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, and other high-ranking U.S. officials, for their role in the torture of prisoners in Iraq and Guantanamo. We go…
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Einer gegen Rumsfeld – Die Zeit – by Jana Simon (German) – PDF

2006 Einer gegen Rumsfeld Nächste Woche will ein Berliner Anwalt gegen den Verteidigungsminister der USA Klage bei der deutschen Justiz einreichen – wegen Folter in Abu Ghraib und Guantánamo Manchmal ist es ziemlich mühsam, eine Anzeige gegen einige der mächtigsten…
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International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Prepared Against Rumsfeld – Democracy Now Transcript

Link to Transcript Would Rumsfeld stepping down leave him open to prosecution? In 2004, the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a criminal complaint in Germany on behalf of several Iraqi citizens who alleged that a group of U.S. officials committed…
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International War Crimes

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