Tag Archive: Military Commissions

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Colloquium on Michael Ratner and Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – Challenging the Powerful with Legal Means: Filing 100% on Principle – Post 9/11 Legal Sagas (5/6) – Baher Azmy, Manfred Nowak, with Moderator: Florian Jessberger

2016 marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the New York-based Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and the passing away of its President Emeritus Michael Ratner (1943-2016), who had made CCR his political home for 40 years. In 2007,…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Diana Buttu Speech at the Russell Tribunal on Palestine – Ray McGovern on Obama’s Kill Lists (Rebroadcast) – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Update on Hurricane Sandy Obama Re-election: What Does It Mean for Basic Civil Rights? Drones, Guantanamo, Military Commissions, Warrantless Wiretapping. PLO and CCR Victory – Muhammad Salah Holy Land Case Update – Supreme Court Refuses to Review Sixth Amendment Right…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Noura Erekat and Ilan Pappe on the Russell Tribunal on Palestine – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: Military Commissions – The 9/11 Five Hamdan Case Goes to the Court of Appeals in DC Former Guantanamo Detainee David Hicks Could Get Proceeds From His Book CCR: Julian Assange Jeopardy – NDAA          …
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Court Rules Khalid Sheik Mohammed Can’t Testify About Torture – TRNN Transcript

The Michael Ratner Report: Trial has a 40 second delay on feed to journalists so military can censor testimony. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with you, Paul. JAY: So what do you got…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Court Rules Khalid Sheik Mohammed Can’t Testify About Torture – TRNN Video Link

The Michael Ratner Report: Trial has a 40 second delay on feed to journalists so military can censor testimony.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Guantanamo Remembered: 10 Years – CagePrisoners, Reprieve, IHRC Event – Video

On the tenth anniversary of Guantanamo Bay’s opening, CagePrisoners, Reprieve and the Islamic Human Rights Commission, co-hosted an event in order to reflect on the impact of a decade on the lives of those in Guantanamo and their families.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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NDAA: Obama Signs Law Restricting Transfer of Guantánamo Prisoners and Expands Indefinite Detention – Democracy Now Transcript

It has been 10 years since the United States began detaining people at its military base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. We speak with someone who has worked to defend the rights of those prisoners for the last decade: Michael Ratner,…
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