Tag Archive: Governor Nelson Rockefeller

4/7 The Butcher of Attica – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself TRNN Biographical Interview Video

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay that Gov. Rockefeller ordered the 1971 massacre of rebelling black prisoners to send a message throughout the US prison system.

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4/7 The Butcher of Attica – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore, and we’re continuing our series of Reality Asserts Itself interviews with lawyer–I should say, radical human rights lawyer Michael Ratner, who now joins…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Torture Memos – Rockefeller Drug Laws – Inauguration Lockdown – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Torture Memos/Rockefeller Drug Laws/Inauguration Lockdown Law and Disorder hosts examine the torture memos made public by the Center for Constitutional Rights and an ACLU lawsuit.             Attorney Bill Goodman an attorney with Goodman and Moore,…
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Inmates of Attica Correctional Facility v. Rockefeller

http://law.justia.com/cases/federal/appellate-courts/F2/477/375/1514/ Brief Fact Summary: A civil suit was filed against New York State officials and the local U.S. Attorney by a mother of a deceased former inmate and several other inmates of the New York’s Attica Correctional Facility, after the…
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