Tag Archive: James Klimaski

The Fog of War [Powers] – Stanford Journal of International Law – with H. Lee Halterman, Jules Lobel, Joel E. Starr and James Klimaski – PDF

2001 Commentary: The Fog of War [Powers] LEE HALTERMAN* JULES LOBEL** JOEL E. STARR*** MICHAEL RATNER**** JAMES KLIMASKI***** The U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to grant certiorari in Campbell v. Clinton1 brings to an end a chain of Cold War-era litigation…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Campbell v. Clinton – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 2000

This past spring, CCR filed a petition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by 31 members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The members had sought a declaration that President Clinton violated the…
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Civil Liberties

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Campbell v. Clinton – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1999

As President Clinton ordered U.S. military forces to begin a series of air strikes with NATO allies in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia on March 24, 1999, one of the most serious questions in modern Constitutional jurisprudence, the vesting in…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Ange v. Bush – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

Like Paterson v. Bush, 26-year­ old college student Michael Ange objected to his deployment to drive a five-ton fuel truck in Saudi Arabia, claiming that it exceeded the oath that he and other reservists took because “we never swore to…
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Civil Liberties

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CISPES v. Sessions – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

In June 1987 CCR uncovered the FBI’s massive, illegal surveillance of the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES). CISPES members, and other individuals and organizations investigated, then sought to prevent the FBI from using or disseminating…
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Civil Liberties

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CISPES v. Sessions – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In June 1987 CCR uncovered the FBI’s massive, illegal surveillance of the Committee in Solidarity with  the People of El Salvador (CISPES). CISPES members, and other individuals and organizations investigated, seek to prevent the FBI from using or disseminating records obtained…
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Civil Liberties

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CISPES v. Sessions – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1989-1990

In response to the massive government investigation of the Committee in Solidarity With the People of El Salvador (ClSPES) un­covered by the CCR through Freedom of Information Act requests, the CCR filed a class action lawsuit in federal court in…
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Civil Liberties

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CISPES v. Sessions – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In June 1987 CCR uncovered the FBI’s massive, illegal surveillance of the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES). CISPES members, and other individuals and organizations investigated, seek to prevent the FBI from using or disseminating records…
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Civil Liberties

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