Tag Archive: Guantanamo

Time for an Accounting in Haiti – PDF

1995 Time for an Accounting in Haiti Three years ago, after the U.S.S. Harlan County was turned around at Port-au-Prince by members of FRAPH, the Haitian paramilitary force went on the attack against people and organizations supporting the return of President…
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International War Crimes

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Guantanamo Bay: When Will the Suffering End? – in The Haiti Files: Decoding the Crisis – PDF

1992 Guantanamo Bay: When Will the Suffering End? A continuing source of controversy and disgrace in U.S. policy toward Haitian refugees is the camp at the U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where hundreds of Haitian asylum seekers who tested HIV-positive have been…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Haitians Centers Council, Inc. v. Salas – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

Much to the dismay of the human rights and civil rights communities, once in office President Bill Clinton continued the Bush Administration’s policy of forcibly returning Haitian immigrants to Haiti and maintaining a virtual prison camp for HIV-positive Haitians at Guantanamo….
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International War Crimes

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Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. Sale

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/haitian-centers-council-inc-v-sale Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. Sale was a case which secured an order in federal court that closed the detention camp for HIV-positive Haitian refugees at Guantánamo. Once in office, President Bill Clinton continued the Bush administration policy of…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

A heartbreaking legal battle raged throughout the spring of 1992 over the rights of Haitian immigrants, pitting the Bush Administration against the human rights and civil rights communities. CCR joined the San Francisco Lawyers’ Committee for Urban Rights, the Lowenstein International…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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