Tag Archive: Attorney Lynne Stewart

Fighting Back: A Benefit for the Lynne Stewart Defense Committee and the Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal – Featuring Lynne Stewart and Michael Ratner – Event Poster and Speech Notes – PDF

2007 Fighting Back: A Benefit for the Lynne Stewart Defense Committee Event Poster 2007 Lynne Stewart Defense Committee Press Conference Flyer 2007 Fighting Back Speech Notes San fran 4 Thanks Jeff Lynne — Mumia– Pam— Barbara Lubin—- Thrilled to be…
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Civil Liberties, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lynne Stewart Case – Military Commissions Act of 2006 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

An afternoon in front of the Daniel Patrick Moynihan Courthouse awaiting Lynne Stewart’s sentencing Michael Smith with Jeff Mackler. Law and Disorder brings you the voices, attorneys and Lynne Stewart’s first statements following her sentencing from the steps of the…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lynne Stewart – Cuban Five – Jack Rasmus on Inequality and the Police State – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Co-host Michael Ratner, and President of the Center for Constitutional Rights updates Law and Disorder listeners on the Military Commissions Act. Michael Ratner with other attorneys from CCR spent the last week in Washington DC garnering support from Senators…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Five Years Since 9/11: FBI Roundups and Profiling, NSA Spying, Torture and Rendition, War – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Today on Law and Disorder, hosts take a look back at US governments’ domestic and international reaction to the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, where an estimated 3000 perished. Stay with us as we begin with…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – State Secrets Panel – Tasers, Part 3 – Lynne Stewart, Part 2 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

State Secrets Panel – Center for Constitutional Rights We bring the voices of lawyers who are suing the government for keeping state secrets. What is a state secrets privilege and why should we be concerned? State secrets have been used…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Hamdan v. Rumsfeld – Israel’s Assault on Lebanon – Presidential Signing Statements – Lynne Stewart, Part 1 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Israel’s Massive Assault Targeting Lebanese Civilians Israel has warned hundreds of thousands of Lebanese to leave Southern Lebanon as they continue to target Lebanon’s infrastructure and bomb civilian neighborhoods. Meanwhile, a ground invasion begins, and more than 340 Lebanese have…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – RNC Protest Arrests – Lynne Stewart Case – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Last month, nearly half a million protestors took to the streets to march against the Republican National Convention, the Iraq War and various other causes, in one of the most peaceful gatherings New York City has seen. Demonstrators marched in…
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Civil Liberties

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Making Us Less Free: War on Terrorism or War on Liberty? – Book Chapter in Implicating Empire: Globalization and Resistance in the 21st Century World Order – PDF

2002 Making Us Less Free: War on Terrorism or War on Liberty? Introduction I am writing this a little more than six months since the September 11 attacks rearranged the world’s legal and political landscape for all of us. In…
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Civil Liberties

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Civil Liberties After September 11 – Socialist Scholars Conference 2002 – Speech Transcript – PDF

2002 Civil Liberties After September 11 I want to just say how honored I am really, and pleased and moved to be here with Lynne Stewart. You hear this very, very depressing stuff, basically in a lawless country right now,…
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Civil Liberties

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