Tag Archive: International Law

Law and Disorder Radio – Glen Ford on Syria – Phyllis Bennis Speech at the Russell Tribunal on Palestine – Locking Away Children for Life Without Parole (Rebroadcast) – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Crisis In Syria Update: Black Agenda Report Thousands of Syrians have died in the escalating conflict between forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad and those that oppose his leadership. The vicious internal power struggles have forced tens of thousands of Syrian…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Katherine Gallagher on Universal Jurisdiction: Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Shell and the Bush 6 Case in Spain – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Mass Probable Cause – 2004 RNC Case Update Senate Report: 77 Fusion Centers “Pools of Ineptitude” Michael Ratner: Three Important Confinement Cases In Memory of Ernesto Che Guevara: 45 Years Lynne Stewart Update             Universal Jurisdiction: Kiobel…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with you, Paul. JAY: And I guess…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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“Back Off”: Assange Attorney Michael Ratner Urges U.K., U.S. to Respect Asylum Decision, Int’l Law – Democracy Now Transcript

Michael Ratner, a member of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s legal team, reacts to the breaking news that Ecuador has approved Assange’s request for political asylum two months after Assange took refuge in its London embassy. Britain says it still plans…
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Internet Freedom

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“Back Off”: Assange Attorney Michael Ratner Urges U.K., U.S. to Respect Asylum Decision, Int’l Law – Democracy Now Video

 Michael Ratner, a member of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s legal team, reacts to the breaking news that Ecuador has approved Assange’s request for political asylum two months after Assange took refuge in its London embassy.

Internet Freedom

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2012 ECCHR Conference – Miscellaneous Notes – PDF

  2012 ECCHR Conference Misc Notes MR – talking in capacity as ECCHR Board Chair and President emeritus CCR Thanks to Bertha Foundation which made the two events this week possible: Wednesday: first ECCHR Alumni meeting); Today this conference on…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Greg Mitchell on Bradley Manning – Lawyers You’ll Like: Natsu Saito – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Cuban Five Rally in Washington, DC Coalition of Immokalee Workers Rally Tour Mumia Abu-Jamal – Occupy the Justice Department European Court of Human Rights Allows Extradition: Imprisonment in Supermax Prison Doesn’t Constitute Torture           Truth and Consequences:…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Irvine 11 Case Update – Omar Barghouti on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction Movement Against Israel – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The Irvine 11 Case In what appears to be a growing government trend of prosecuting outspoken supporters of Palestine, 11 Muslim students were arrested for disrupting a speech–in this case that of the Israeli ambassador to the United States, Michael…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Michael Ratner at the 2011 ALBA Annual Celebration

http://www.albavolunteer.org/2011/05/ratner-speech-available/

International War Crimes

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