Tag Archive: Major General Geoffrey Miller

On War Crimes and Torture: Should High Government Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Debate Between Michael Ratner and Stuart Taylor – Georgetown University – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 Georgetown Debate with Stuart Taylor Speech Notes Nov 20 Georgetown 08 Obama recently said he will —”make sure we don’t torture” Ran on that premise; end torture I am hopeful that will happen under his admin—lots he can do…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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A Note on Coercive Interrogation Techniques, Cruel Inhuman & Degrading Treatment and Torture — PDF

2008 Coercive Interrogation Techniques, Cruel Inhuman & Degrading Treatment and Torture Only days after the Supreme Court argument in April, 2004, the notorious Abu Ghraib pictures were first publicly revealed. It is now clear that abuses, mistreatment, and torture are…
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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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David Hicks Becomes First Guantanamo Prisoner to Plead Guilty – Democracy Now Transcript

AMY GOODMAN: The Australian citizen David Hicks has become the first Guantanamo prisoner to plead guilty under the Military Commissions Act passed last year. Hicks entered the guilty plea Monday as part of a deal with military prosecutors. Hicks has been held…
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David Hicks Becomes First Guantanamo Prisoner to Plead Guilty – Democracy Now Video

The Australian citizen David Hicks has become the first Guantanamo prisoner to plead guilty under the Military Commissions Act passed last year. Hicks entered the guilty plea Monday as part of a deal with military prosecutors. Hicks has been held…
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Key figure in abuse case invokes shield – General eyed in use of dogs at Abu Ghraib – Washington Post/Boston Globe Archives – by Josh White

 WASHINGTON — Major General Geoffrey D. Miller, a central figure in the US detainee-abuse scandal, this week invoked his right not to incriminate himself in court-martial proceedings against two soldiers accused of using dogs to intimidate captives at the Abu…
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Abu Ghraib Commander Takes 5th Amendment At Trial – Democracy Now Transcript Headline

The Washington Post is reporting a high-ranking US army official has invoked his right not to incriminate himself while testifying in the military tribunal of two soldiers accused of using dogs to intimidate detainees at the Abu Ghraib prison in…
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International War Crimes

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Kansas State University – Dorothy L. Thompson Civil Rights Lecture Series – Video Link

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Gitmo, Enemy Combatants and Torture: The End of the Rule of Law in America – University of Kansas – Speech Notes – PDF

2004 Gitmo, Enemy Combatants and Torture: The End of the Rule of Law in America Gitmo, enemy combatants and torture: the end of the rule of law in America­ Book, hat, flyer, metal bar What the matter with Kansas— Not…
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The Leonard Lopate Show – Michael Ratner and Barbara Olshansky on Guantanamo NPR – Audio

http://www.wnyc.org/story/49922-michael-ratner-and-barbara-olshansky/    

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