Tag Archive: Habeas Corpus

Organization of American States – Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) Hearing on Accountability for Violations of Human Rights in the United States – Audio

Proceedings in Spanish and English. Michael Ratner’s presentation begins at 11:52.

International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency (Part 3) – Jonathan Hafetz on Enemy Combatants – Jules Lobel on the Misuse of War Powers – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The First 100 Days – Part 3 Private Military Contractors – Susan Burke We go now to look at the abuse of force by Private Military Contractors and their role in illegal torture tactics and interrogation. In one case currently…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency (Part 2) – FISA, Surveillance, Guantanamo, Criminalizing Dissent – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency – Part 2 This is the second of a three part special. Law and Disorder hosts bring a series of interviews with key attorneys, authors and activists from…
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Civil Liberties

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From Guantanamo to Berlin: Protecting Human Rights After 9/11, in The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration and Abuse – Draft Book Chapter – PDF

  2009 From Guantanamo to Berlin Draft Book Chapter “From Guantanamo to Berlin: Protecting Human Rights after 9/11” Michael Rather This talk is tilted “From Guantanamo to Berlin: Protecting Human Rights after 9/11” because of what Guantanamo represents in the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Weeks After Prosecutor’s Resignation, US Drops Charges Against 5 Gitmo Prisoners–But Won’t Release Them – Democracy Now Transcript

The US military has dropped all charges against five men held at Guantanamo Bay prison, but has no plans to release them. The news came just weeks after the resignation of Lt. Col. Darrel Vandeveld, who was the prosecutor in…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Weeks After Prosecutor’s Resignation, US Drops Charges Against 5 Gitmo Prisoners — But Won’t Release Them – Democracy Now Video

The US military has dropped all charges against five men held at Guantanamo Bay prison, but has no plans to release them. The news came just weeks after the resignation of Lt. Col. Darrel Vandeveld, who was the prosecutor in…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Staying Civil After 9/11 – New York Super Lawyers – by Jessica Centers – PDF

2008 Staying Civil After 9/11 When the order came down in November 2001 giving the U.S. military the power to pick up and detain suspected terrorists anywhere in the world, Michael Ratner, president of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR),…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Dennis Kucinich on Bush Impeachment – Vincent Bugliosi on Charging Bush with Murder – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Ex-Guantanamo Detainees Effectively Disappeared After Transfer To Algeria Nearly Two Weeks Ago CCR Executive Director Vincent Warren Denounces Mukasey Scheme to Have Congress Delay Habeas Hearings Creepy ‘camera head’ project a reaction to Seattle surveillance cameras Pakistan: Pakistan’s New…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Taser Death Lawsuit – Cuban Five Update – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Landmark Win: Guantanamo Detainees Have Constitutional Right to Habeas Corpus                       Federal Jury Awards $6.2 Million in Taser Death Lawsuit Here on Law and Disorder we’ve talked with many…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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