Tag Archive: John Conyers

Law and Disorder Radio – Len Weinglass on the Cuban Five (Rebroadcast) – PATRIOT Act Reform – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates Maher Arar Case – No Justice – Outsourcing Torture Made Legal? 23 People Convicted in Kidnapping Abu Omar – Victory in Italian Case – Abu Omar 22 Out of the 23 are CIA Agents Five NYC Men Abused and…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Dennis Kucinich on Bush Impeachment – Vincent Bugliosi on Charging Bush with Murder – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Ex-Guantanamo Detainees Effectively Disappeared After Transfer To Algeria Nearly Two Weeks Ago CCR Executive Director Vincent Warren Denounces Mukasey Scheme to Have Congress Delay Habeas Hearings Creepy ‘camera head’ project a reaction to Seattle surveillance cameras Pakistan: Pakistan’s New…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Impeaching George W. Bush – AlterNet – by Onnesha Roychoudhuri

From discussion to action — Michael Ratner and his fellow lawyers have drafted a call to impeach President Bush. Until recently, talk of ousting President George W. Bush has proved little more than a distant rumbling. For too long, impeachment…
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Civil Liberties

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Harper’s Magazine Forum: “Is There a Case for Impeachment?” – Video

Presidential Impeachment Proposals Harper’s Magazine hosted a forum titled “Is There a Case for Impeachment?” Panelists talked about the historical provision for and definition of impeachment in the U.S. Constitution, abuses of executive power and meaning of high crimes and…
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Civil Liberties

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Statement of Rep. John Conyers, Jr. – Congressional Teach-In on Iraq – PDF

1998 Conyers Statement – Congressional Teach-In on Iraq I want to thank all of you for coming today. Before I introduce the speakers and describe the format of this event, let me say something about developments over the last few…
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Correspondence with Rep. John Conyers, Jr. Regarding US Right to Bomb Iraq – PDF

1998 Correspondence with Rep. John Conyers, Jr. Regarding US Right to Bomb Iraq Draft Letter by Conyers: February 20, 1998 The Charter’s presumption of “peaceful means” requires that Security Council authorization for the use of force must be clear and…
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International War Crimes

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Conyers v. Reagan – International Law – CCR Docket 1985-1986

In October 1983, President Reagan announced that he had ordered a pre-dawn invasion of Grenada by nearly 1,900 Marines and armed airborne troops under the code name “Urgent Fury.” The fighting was heavier than expected and by the end of…
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International War Crimes

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Conyers v. Reagan – International – CCR Docket 1984-1985

On October 25,1983, President Reagan announced that, under the code name Urgent Fury, he had ordered a pre-dawn invasion of Grenada by nearly 1,900 Marines and armed airborne troops. Fighting became heavier than expected, and by October 29, the United…
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International War Crimes

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