Tag Archive: Indonesia

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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International War Crimes

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Doe v. Lumintang

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/doe-v-lumintang Doe v. Lumintang is a civil lawsuit brought against the former Vice Chief of Staff of the Indonesian Army, Johny Lumintang. The suit implicates Lumintang in an official policy of repression of the East Timorese pro-independence movement, charging him…
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East Timor Action Network v. The City of New York

CCR has won a First Amendment lawsuit that it filed in May 1999 against the City of New York on behalf of the East Timor Action Network (ETAN), a not-for-profit human rights organization dedicated to the struggle for self-determination and…
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Civil Liberties

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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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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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