Tag Archive: Michael Mukasey

Law and Disorder Radio – Jeremy Scahill on Obama Appointees – Ali Al-Marri Case Update – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Michael Ratner and Michael Steven Smith update on the media discussions of whether to prosecute the “torture conspirators,” the details of Attorney General Michael Mukasey’s collapse, and a preventive detention scheme that could replace Guantanamo prison. No truth commission….
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Law and Disorder Radio – Dennis Kucinich on Bush Impeachment – Vincent Bugliosi on Charging Bush with Murder – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Ex-Guantanamo Detainees Effectively Disappeared After Transfer To Algeria Nearly Two Weeks Ago CCR Executive Director Vincent Warren Denounces Mukasey Scheme to Have Congress Delay Habeas Hearings Creepy ‘camera head’ project a reaction to Seattle surveillance cameras Pakistan: Pakistan’s New…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – 2007 Year in Review: Impeachment, Guantanamo, Torture, Surveillance, Supreme Court – Michael Ratner Puffin/Nation Prize Acceptance Speech – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

On this last day of 2007, Law and Disorder will look at the stories that have taken civil liberties in this country many steps in the wrong direction. We start with the question of impeachment, what happened, why it stalled,…
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Senate Judiciary Committee Approves New AG – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR NEWS EDITOR: Yesterday in U.S., Senate Judiciary Committee, President Bush’s nominee for new Attorney General, Michael Mukasey, was passed and sent to the Senate for confirmation. The most interesting votes of course were those of Dianne Feinstein…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Senate Judiciary Committee Approves New AG – TRNN Video Link

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=576  This episode is only available through The Real News Network Link. Michael Ratner: U.S. Attorney General nominee helped through Committee by key Democrats. Photo of the video image:

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Armenian Genocide Resolution – Henri Alleg on Torture – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Vote down the Attorney General Nomination of Judge Michael Mukasey “Michael Mukasey professes ignorance as to whether waterboarding is a form of torture unless he knows “the actual facts and circumstances” of its use. The “facts and circumstances” of…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Attorney General Nominee Michael Mukasey Defends Bush Admin on Post-9/11 Measures, But Vows Independence – Democracy Now Transcript

The Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee appears set to back attorney general nominee Michael Mukasey, following his first day of confirmation hearings. On Wednesday, Mukasey defended many of President Bush’s most controversial post-9/11 policies, including holding prisoners without charge and denying…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Attorney General Nominee Michael Mukasey Defends Bush Admin on Post-9/11 Measures, But Vows Independence – Democracy Now Video

The Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee appears set to back attorney general nominee Michael Mukasey, following his first day of confirmation hearings. On Wednesday, Mukasey defended many of President Bush’s most controversial post-9/11 policies, including holding prisoners without charge and denying…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – US Attorney General Nominee Judge Michael Mukasey – Caterpillar Case – Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

US Attorney General Nominee Judge Michael Mukasey “Are we the only ones who are ready to retch at the constant stream of praise for the president’s choice for attorney general?” asks attorney Shane Kadidal in his latest Huffington Post blog…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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