Tag Archive: Human Rights Watch

HRW: Obama Broke Law Not Prosecuting Bush & Cheney – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Prosecution of Bush Cheney and Rumsfeld will have to be done in other countries as Obama has refused to pursue it. PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay, coming to you…
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International War Crimes

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HRW: Obama Broke Law Not Prosecuting Bush & Cheney – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: Prosecution of Bush Cheney and Rumsfeld will have to be done in other countries as Obama has refused to pursue it.

International War Crimes

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Publication Announcement for The Pinochet Papers: The Case of Augusto Pinochet in Spain and Britain – edited by Reed Brody and Michael Ratner – PDF

2000 Announcement for The Pinochet Papers The arrest of General Augusto Pinochet in October 1998 was a wake-up call to tyrants everywhere. The two subsequent rulings by the British House of Lords rejecting his claim of immunity forged legal history….
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Debate Over International Criminal Court Part One & Two — Democracy Now Audio Link

http://www.democracynow.org/1998/12/9/debate_over_international_criminal_court The proceedings against former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet have sparked a debate within the human rights community about future actions against human rights abusers and the establishment of an international criminal court. At issue is how to treat officials…
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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1994-1995

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) issued a land­ mark ruling in October 1993, declaring that it would hear the merits of the claims of 285 Panamanian civilians who were victims of the…
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