Tag Archive: International Human Rights and Solidarity

Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Docket – Fall 2000 – Cases from August 31, 1999-August 31, 2000 – PDF

Docket Report Fall 2000 Cases worked on by Michael Ratner: Campbell v. Clinton – Government Misconduct – Pages 27-28 Belance v. FRAPH – International Human Rights and Solidarity – Pages 75-76 Linder v. Calero-Portocarrero & Linder v. Department of Defense and…
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International War Crimes

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Linder v. Calero-Portocarrero & Linder v. Department of Defense and F.B.I. and C. I A.- International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 2000

The past year was dominated by discovery disputes related to CCR’s efforts to obtain U.S. government documents that might shed light on the death of Benjamin Linder, a U.S. engineer who was murdered in 1987 by U.S.-supported contras in Nicaragua….
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Belance v. FRAPH – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 2000

In June 1994, CCR filed a civil damage suit against the Front for Advancement and Progress in Haiti (FRAPH) a rightwing paramilitary terrorist operation established by the Haitian Army to crush popular movements. The suit was brought on behalf of…
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International War Crimes

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El Comite Pro Rescate y Desarrollo de Vieques v. U.S. Navy – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1999

On July 23. 1999, a civic organization from Vieques filed a petition for Precautionary Measures and other remedies with Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States. The petition aims to stop human rights violations being carried…
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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Docket Report – Fall 1999 – Cases from August 31, 1998-August 31, 1999 – PDF

Docket Report  Fall 1999 Cases worked on by Michael Ratner: Campbell v. Clinton – Government Misconduct – Pages 25-26 Belance v. FRAPH – International Human Rights and Solidarity – Pages 66-67 El Comite Pro Rescate y Desarrollo de Vieques v….
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International War Crimes

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Linder v. Calero-Portocarrero & Linder v. Department of Defense and F.B.I. and C. I A.- International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1999

The past year was dominated by discovery disputes related to CCR’s efforts to obtain U.S. government documents that might shed light on the death of Benjamin Linder, a U.S. engineer who was murdered in 1987 by U.S.-supported contras in Nicaragua….
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International War Crimes

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Belance v. FRAPH – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1999

In June 1994, CCR filed a civil damage suit against the Front for Advancement and Progress in Haiti (FRAPH) a rightwing paramilitary terrorist operation established by the Haitian Army to crush popular movements. The suit was brought on behalf of…
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International War Crimes

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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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In re Cuba Travel – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1998

With the formal creation this year of its Cuba Travel project, CCR now has approximately thirty open files on individuals and organizations facing charges or investigation by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), a division of the Department of…
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Civil Liberties

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Harbury v. Deutch – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1998

In March 1996, CCR filed suit on behalf of human rights activist Jennifer Harbury, charging U.S. government officials with the responsibility for the death of her Guatemalan husband Efrain Ramaca-Velasquez. the suit also alleges the the U.S. officials violated Harbury’s…
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