Tag Archive: Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project

Law and Disorder Radio – Jon Burge Sentenced – Bill Goodman on the State of Democratic Rights – Human Rights in Honduras Post-Coup – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Jon Burge, Former Chicago Police Commander, Sentenced to 4 1/2 Years Here on Law and Disorder we’ve reported on the ongoing developments of the Chicago torture case and former Chicago police commander Jon Burge. Burge has been sentenced to four and a…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Hunger Strike Among Prisoners in Long-Term Solitary Confinement in Ohio Supermax – Defending Grand Jury Protesters – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

IACHR Sets Unprecedented Recommendations for Haitian Government to Address Wave of Sexual Violence in Camps Birthright Citizenship Looms as Next Immigration Battle Scott Sisters to be Released on Condition of Donating Kidney Former US Vice President Dick Cheney Doesn’t Have…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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A New Stage in the War on Dissent – Socialist Worker

Michael Ratner is the president of the Center for Constitutional Rights, a leading organization in opposing the dismantling of civil liberties under the Bush, and now Obama, administrations. He spoke with Nicole Colson about the recent raids on the homes…
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Civil Liberties

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2010 Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) President’s Reception – Speech Notes – PDF

2010 CCR President’s Reception Speech Notes Hello and Welcome. I’m Michael Ratner, President of the Center for Constitutional Rights Thank you for coming to CCR’s President’s Reception. Its our thank you for your support throughout the year –­and honor those…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record – Draft – PDF

2010 CCR Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record Obama: One Year Later. Change? CCR’s Assessment of the Obama Administration’s First Year Candidate Obama campaigned on a promise of change. For many, his election inspired hope that we would finally see…
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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2010 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2010.pdf CCR Annual Report 2010 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Page 2 Case index – Pages 27- 36

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project

https://ccrjustice.org/holder-v-humanitarian-law-project In this series of related cases, CCR has tackled two sets of legal prohibitions that make it a crime to provide support, including humanitarian aid, literature distribution and political advocacy, to any foreign entity that the government has designated…
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Civil Liberties

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