Tag Archive: Gita Gutierrez

Columbia Oral History Part One & Two – Transcript PDF & Link to Columbia Archive Transcript

With handwritten corrections Columbia Oral History Part One Columbia Oral History Part Two Columbia Transcript   http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/ccoh_assets/ccoh_10539519_transcript.pdf

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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The Legal Campaign Against American Torture – Jadaliyya – by Lisa Hajjar

Torture, like genocide and crimes against humanity, is a gross crime under international law. The right not to be tortured is constituted through the prohibition of practices that purposefully cause harm (physical and/or psychological) to persons who are in custody…
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Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Peter Weiss on Royal Dutch Shell Settlement – Torture and the Need for Justice (Part 2) – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Jose Padilla Sues John Yoo Four Uighurs Released To Bermuda State Secrets – ACLU’s National Security Project State Secrets – Torture Photos – Release them, so the US can see what their government did State Secrets – CIA Fights…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Memorial Day Weekend Terror Plot and FBI Entrapment – Torture and the Need for Justice Town Hall Meeting (Part 1) – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Susan Jordan Remembered by Lynne Stewart and Heidi Boghosian Activist Lawyer Susan Jordan Killed In Plane Crash Segments This Week: A Look Into the Memorial Day Weekend Terror Plot – Guest Mike German A Revolution Books Town Hall Meeting:…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Torture and the Need for Justice: A Revolution Books Town Hall, Ethical Culture Society – Video

A Revolution Books Town Hall Meeting: TORTURE AND THE NEED FOR JUSTICE June 3, 2009 – Ethical Culture Society, NYC Speakers: Michael Ratner, president, Center for Constitutional Rights, and an international human rights lawyer Laura Flanders, journalist and host of…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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2009 Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) President’s Reception – Pro Bono Service Award to Bingham McCutchen – Speech Notes – PDF

2009 CCR President’s Reception Pro Bono Award Speech Notes Tonight we honor with our pro bono award the Boston based law firm of Bingham McCutchen As you know extraordinary set of pro bono lawyers–some 600–lawyers at Bingham have been remarkable–…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Guantanamo Fifth Anniversary Special Episode – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Guantanamo – Five Years   January 11th marks five years of detainment for the more than 400 people at Guantanamo. For the full hour, Law and Disorder co-host and President of the Center for Constitutional Rights, Michael Ratner takes listeners…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Legal Combatant – Columbia Magazine – by David J. Craig – PDF

Legal Combatant Michael Ratner ’70LAW goes head-to-head with the U.S. government over the rights of Guantánamo Bay detainees.  By David J. Craig Photography by Bjorn Wallander It’s a Friday afternoon in late September, and the mood at the Center for…
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Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rumsfeld Resigns, Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 2: Tracking the Disappeared, Guantanamo, Al-Marri & Jose Padilla – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Rumsfeld Resigns               Examining the Foundation of a Police State: Tracking the Disappeared In this second part of this four-part series, we take a look through the eyes and experiences of our guest attorneys…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Paul Craig Roberts on Executive Overreach – Panel Excerpts: From New Orleans 1973 to Guantanamo 2006: A Discussion on Torture at the Hands of the US Government – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Paul Craig Roberts – Hosts discuss with former assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan administration how the Neoconservative movement has dismantled legislation to create a police state.                   From New…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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