Tag Archive: Helen Todd

The Cases of the Foreign Generals Brought to Justice – in Fighting for Public Justice: Cases and Trial Lawyers that Made a Difference – with Beth Stephens – PDF

2001 The Cases of the Foreign Generals Brought to Justice For Hector Gramajo, the former Minister of Defense of Guatemala, it was a proud day. He had been in the U.S. for nearly a year, pursuing post-graduate studies at Harvard’s…
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Todd v. Panjaitan -International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1998

A retired general who was the target of a successful CCR Filártiga suit has been appointed as the top advisor to the Indonesian government. In 1994, a federal judge in Massachusetts awarded $14 million to the mother of a young…
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Indonesia Appoints New Military Advisor — Panjaitan Responsible for East Timor Massacre — Democracy Now Audio Link

http://www.democracynow.org/1998/6/22/indonesia_appoints_new_military_advisor_panjaitan The general who oversaw the troops who opened fire on civilians during a memorial service was appointed senior military advisor by B.J. Habibie. Lieutenant General Sintong Panjaitan oversaw the 1991 slaughter of 271 East Timorese and their supporters during…
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Indonesia Appoints New Military Advisor – Panjaitan Responsible for East Timor Massacre – Democracy Now Transcript – PDF

The general who oversaw the troops who opened fire on civilians during a memorial service was appointed senior military advisor by B.J. Habibie. Lieutenant General Sintong Panjaitan oversaw the 1991 slaughter of 271 East Timorese and their supporters during a…
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Indonesia Aide Told to Pay $14m in Suit Over Death – Boston Globe – by Randolph Ryan – PDF

1994 Indonesia Aide Told to Pay $14m in Suit Over Death A US District Court judge in Boston yesterday ordered an Indonesian general whose troops massacred 271 mourners at a funeral in East Timor in 1991 to pay $14 million…
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Todd v. Panjaitan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

Another significant Filártiga victory occurred in November 1994 when a federal judge in Massachusetts awarded $14 million to the mother of a young man murdered by Indonesian troops during a widely-publicized massacre in East Timor, the former Portuguese colony illegally…
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Todd v. Panjaitan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The mother of a murdered young man sued the Indonesian military commander responsible for a widely-publicized massacre in East Timor. The former Portuguese colony illegally annexed by Indonesia, CCR filed a wrongful death suit in September 1992 in Massachusetts feder­al…
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Todd v. Panjaitan

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/helen-todd-v-sintong-panjaitan Todd v. Panjaitan is a case filed by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) in 1994 which charged Indonesian General Sinton Pangaitan with human rights abuses. In September 1992, CCR filed a wrongful death suit in Massachusetts federal court…
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