Tag Archive: Magna Carta

Law and Disorder Radio – In Memoriam: Ellen Ray – Magna Carta and Charter of the Forest 800-Year Anniversary – Professor Steven Salaita Academic Freedom Case Update – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Supreme Court Justice Scalia Calls Justice Ginsburg “Goldberg”                                               Law and Disorder hosts remember Ellen Ray. She was…
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Magna Carta at 800: A Promise Unfulfilled – TRNN Transcript

The Magna Carta, or Great Charter, turns the ripe old age of 800 on Monday, June 15th. It’s considered a seminal building block of democracy because simply put, it established that everyone is subject to the rule of law. King…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Magna Carta at 800: A Promise Unfulfilled – TRNN Video Link

The Magna Carta, or Great Charter, turns the ripe old age of 800 on Monday, June 15th. It’s considered a seminal building block of democracy because simply put, it established that everyone is subject to the rule of law. King…
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10 Years Since Historic Legal Victory Protecting Rights of Guantanamo Detainees – TRNN Transcript

WORONCZUK: So what do you have for us this week? RATNER: Well, I want to talk about a case that the Center for Constitutional Rights and I was deeply involved in, and it has to do, of course, with Guantanamo–not…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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10 Years Since Historic Legal Victory Protecting Rights of Guantanamo Detainees – TRNN Video link

Michael Ratner: 10 years after the Center for Constitutional Rights won a major civil rights case that ended or limited torture of Guantanamo detainees, 149 people remain in detention though 88 detainees have been cleared for release

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Jennifer Patton, Tony Wellman and Peter Linebaugh on the Magna Carta – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Picture Karen Ranucci Interviewing Michael Ratner in the West Bank Updates: Michael Ratner and Family Leave For Gaza Freedom March: 1350 People Help Keep Rafah Entranced To Gaza Open Please Call – UPDATE: Egyptian Police Detaining U.S. Citizens in Egypt, Reportedly at…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine, Personal & Profiles

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“A Total Rollback Of Everything This Country Has Stood For”: Sen. Patrick Leahy Blasts Congressional Approval of Detainee Bill – Democracy Now Video

The Senate has agreed to give President Bush extraordinary power to detain and try prisoners in the so-called war on terror. The legislation strips detainees of the right to challenge their own detention and gives the President the power to…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Gaza Strip Siege Deepens – Peter Linebaugh on Magna Carta Manifesto: Liberties and Commons For All – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Jose Padilla Is Sentenced to 17 Years – The sentence imposed by U.S. District Judge Marcia Cooke marks another step in the extraordinary personal and legal odyssey for the 37-year-old Muslim convert, a U.S. citizen who was held for…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Boats Against the Tide – From Attica to Guantanamo: The Struggle for Liberty and Justice in America – Northeastern University School of Law – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 Northeastern University School of Law Speech Notes Appreciate honor of being here at Northeastern; years of NE students have worked at CCR; and I as a student worked with a former Dean and current prof Michael Meltsner in the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Civil Rights Symposium – The Dalton School – Speech Notes – PDF

2007 Civil Rights Symposium at The Dalton School Speech Notes Dalton—materials leaflet– Who I am and what is ccr who—am I and how involved—columbia motley -yesterday and today—domestic and international What are civil rights—international rights— War issue Other groups -typical day…
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