Tag Archive: International Human Rights and Solidarity

In the Matter of Haitians in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

CCR joined the Grand Bahamas Human Rights Association, The Center for Human Rights Legal Action, the Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, and local counsel in presenting a petition to the Organization of American States (OAS) on behalf of Haitians living…
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In the Matter of Williams – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1987-1988

In October 1984 Dessima Williams, former Ambassador from Grenada to the Organi­zation of American States, and a leading critic of United States Caribbean policy, was forcibly seized in Washington, D.C., by immigration officials. The arrest took place on the anniversary…
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Martinez-Baca v. Suarez-Mason & Forti v. Suarez-Mason – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1987-1988

As Commander of the First Army Corps in Argentina during the height of repression under the military dictatorship, General Guillermo Suarez-Mason was responsible for the abduction, torture, and “disappearance” of thousands of Argentine citizens. When Raul Alfonsin came to power…
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Todd v. Panjaitan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The mother of a murdered young man sued the Indonesian military commander responsible for a widely-publicized massacre in East Timor. The former Portuguese colony illegally annexed by Indonesia, CCR filed a wrongful death suit in September 1992 in Massachusetts feder­al…
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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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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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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Docket Report – Fall 1996 – 30th Anniversary – Cases from August 31, 1995-August 31, 1996 – PDF

Docket Report Fall 1996 – 30th Anniversary Cases worked on by Michael Ratner: Belance v. FRAPH – Haiti – International Human Rights and Solidarity –  Pages 10-11 In re Constant – Haiti – International Human Rights and Solidarity – Page 11 Paul v….
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Linder v. Calero-Portocarrero – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

After almost two years of delays, motions and negotiations, CCR attorneys have finally received some–but not all–of the documents from the federal agencies which may possess information concerning Ben Linder; who was murdered in 1987 by U.S. supported contras in…
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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) will conduct its second evidentiary hearing in September 1995 into claims brought by CCR on behalf of 272 Panamanian civilians victims of the U.S. invasion. This highly unusual…
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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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