Tag Archive: Attorney Lucas Guttentag

Haitians Centers Council, Inc. v. Salas – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

Much to the dismay of the human rights and civil rights communities, once in office PresidentĀ Bill Clinton continued the Bush Administration’s policy of forcibly returning Haitian immigrants to Haiti and maintaining a virtual prison camp for HIV-positive Haitians at Guantanamo….
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International War Crimes

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Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

A heartbreaking legalĀ battle raged throughout the spring of 1992 over the rights of Haitian immigrants, pitting the Bush Administration against the human rights and civil rights communities. CCR joined the San Francisco Lawyers’ Committee for Urban Rights, the Lowenstein International…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Michael with Attorney Harold Koh and Others in Haiti – Photo

Haiti during the coup. Michael with Harold Koh, Evans Paul, Lucas Guttentag (from the ACLU). Evans Paul was in hiding and they went to meet with him. (Evans Paul, called K-plimo, is a Haitian politician and former president of the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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