Tag Archive: Janis Karpinski

Groups Tie Rumsfeld to Torture in Complaint – New York Times – by Doreen Carvajal

Several human rights organizations based in the United States and Europe have filed a complaint in a Paris court accusing former Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld of responsibility for torture. The group, which includes the International Federation for Human Rights, the French…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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On Visit to France, Donald Rumsfeld Hit with Lawsuit for Ordering, Authorizing Torture – Democracy Now Transcript

The complaint was filed with the Paris prosecutor’s office as Rumsfeld arrived in France for a visit. This is the fifth time Rumsfeld has been charged with direct involvement in torture since 9/11. We speak with two attorneys with the…
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On Visit to France, Donald Rumsfeld Hit with Lawsuit for Ordering, Authorizing Torture – Democracy Now Video

The complaint was filed with the Paris prosecutor’s office as Rumsfeld arrived in France for a visit. This is the fifth time Rumsfeld has been charged with direct involvement in torture since 9/11. We speak with two attorneys with the…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Excerpts from From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture, Featuring Janis Karpinski, Michael Ratner and Dr. Kate Porterfield – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Today on Law and Disorder we run excerpts from an event sponsored by the Center for Constitutional Rights: From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture. Speakers include Janis Karpinski, former US Army Brigadier General at Abu Ghraib prison,…
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International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Filed in Germany Against Rumsfeld, Other Top U.S. Officials Over Prisoner Torture – Democracy Now Audio Link

https://www.democracynow.org/2006/11/14/war_crimes_suit_filed_in_germany Attorneys with the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a war crimes lawsuit today in Germany against outgoing Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, and other high-ranking U.S. officials, for their role in the torture of prisoners in Iraq and Guantanamo. We…
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International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Filed in Germany Against Rumsfeld, Other Top U.S. Officials Over Prisoner Torture – Democracy Now Transcript

Attorneys with the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a war crimes lawsuit today in Germany against outgoing Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, and other high-ranking U.S. officials, for their role in the torture of prisoners in Iraq and Guantanamo. We go…
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Press Release and Related Materials for German Universal Jurisdiction Lawsuit Against Rumsfeld el al. – PDF

2004 Germany Case Press Release 2004 Germany Case Timeline 2004 Germany Case Supplemental Materials 2004 Complaint Outline (Draft) CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS SEEKS CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION IN GERMANY INTO CULPABILITY OF U.S OFFICIALS IN ABU GHRAIB TORTURE German Prosecutor Asked to…
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International War Crimes

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