Tag Archive: Attorney Marc Van Der Hout

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1997

This long-standing case raises fundamental issues about the political rights of immigrants.  In landmark decisions from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the case has established that immigrants facing deportation are entitled to the same First Amendment…
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Civil Liberties

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1996

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1995

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionali­ty of the McCarran-Waller Act. in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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International War Crimes

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Spring 1994

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionali­ty of the McCarran-Waller Act. in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti­ Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1992

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

In April 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation”…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Meese – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1989-1990

In April1987, the CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of al­leged “membership” or “affiliation” with the Popular Front…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Commiflee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In ApriI 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “membership” or “affiliation” with the Popular…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In April 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged  “membership”…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Dellums v. Meese – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1987-1988

In July 1983 the CCR filed a federal com­ plaint demanding an investigation of Pres­ident Reagan’s violation of the Neutrality Act for sponsoring a war against Nicara­gua. The suit asked the United States Attorney General to conduct a preliminary investigation….
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International War Crimes

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