Tag Archive: Hamdan

The Talking Dog Interview

Michael Ratner is the president of the Center for Constitutional Rights, a legal advocacy group based in New York City that has spearheaded and coordinated the representation of detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and been at the forefront of Guantanamo related…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Democracy, Constitutionalism and the War on Terror – Amherst College – Speech Transcript

My name is Tom Dumm. I teach in the Political Science Department at Amherst College. I’m very pleased to introduce Michael Ratner who I m— late this morning, who is the most miserable president of the center of constitutional rights,…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Hamdan v. Rumsfeld (Amicus)

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/hamdan-v-rumsfeld-amicus Salim Ahmed Hamdan, a Yemeni national who was Osama Bin Laden’s driver and guard, was captured in Afghanistan during the hostilities in 2001. In 2004, President George W. Bush ordered that Hamdan be tried by a military commission. Hamdan…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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