Tag Archive: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

Doe v. Karadzic – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

In June 1995 CCR attorneys forcefully urged the Second District Court of Appeals in New York to reverse a lower court’s dismissal of this case, an attempt to bring to justice these responsible for the systemic rape of thousands of…
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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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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) issued a landmark ruling in October 1993, declaring that it would hear the merits of the claims of 285 Panamanian civilians who were victims of the l989…
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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

More than 200 Panamanians have joined 70 civilian victims of the 1989 U.S. invasion of Panama in a CCR complaint before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS). The complaint, filed originally in 1990,…
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Xuncax v. Gramajo and Ortiz v. Gramajo – CCR Historical Case

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/xuncax-v-gramajo-and-ortiz-v-gramajo Xuncax v. Gramajo and Ortiz v. Gramajo are two civil damages suits filed on behalf of Guatemalans, all Kanjobal Indians who were brutalized themselves, lost loved ones, and lived in highland villages demolished by Gramajo’s soldiers. They charge former…
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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights – CCR Docket Fall 1990

On December 20, 1989, the United States invaded the Republic of Panama, violating the integrity, sovereignty and self-deteminarion of this nation. Independent Panamanian human rights organizations estimate rhat over 2000 Panamamian civilians were killed and many thousands wounded during the course of the invasion and in military actions throughout…
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