Tag Archive: Murder

Law and Disorder Radio – FiSaraha International Film Festival – ACLU Lawsuit to Make Catholic Groups Provide Abortions to Undocumented Immigrants – Proposal to Award Chicago Police Torture Victims Reparations – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Attorneys Make United Nations Urgent Appeal Request for Mumia Abu-Jamal                         FiSaraha International Film Festival Co-host Michael Ratner recently attended the 11th FiSaraha International Film Festival in Africa’s Western…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Mumia Abu-Jamal Responds to Grand Jury Not Indicting Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson – Civil Forfeiture: Federal Government Seizes Property of Business Owners – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Discuss Mass Demonstrations in Wake of Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict                   Mumia Abu-Jamal Responds to Grand Jury Not Indicting Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson We talk today about the wide-scale pattern…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Blackwater Guards Found Guilty of 2007 Baghdad Killings – Marjorie Cohn on Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral and Geopolitical Issues – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner Reports on an Important Break in the Julian Assange Case Longest Case of Pre-Trial Investigation in Swedish History in which the Prosecutor has Simply Sat on Her Hands What Sweden Did Here is Divert Attention from the Underlying…
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International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – Chicago Torture Cases and Another Police Cover-Up – Max Blumenthal Speech at Brooklyn for Peace Meeting – James Petras on Ukraine – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Chicago Torture Cases Update and Another Chicago Cover-Up We follow up on the Chicago torture cases and their aftermath. Listeners may recall the sentencing of former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge in 2011, which helped create a model within Chicago…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Occupy Des Moines Arrests – Guantanamo Murder Case: Al-Zahrani v. Rumsfeld – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

UN Votes 186-2 To Lift Cuba Embargo – US and Israel Anxiety over Economy: Concentration of Wealth Seen as Key Issue at a Volatile Time             OWS Albany Arrest Controversy          …
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Who Killed Che? – Review – Guernica: A Magazine of Global Arts & Politics

https://www.guernicamag.com/ratner_smith_10_15_11/   Photo by Christian Zamora Che and the CIA in Bolivia Why did Che choose Bolivia? Landlocked, Bolivia was Latin America’s poorest, most illiterate, most rural and most Indian country. It was also the most unstable country in Latin America,…
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Mavi Marmara Survivors Speak Out – Anti-Torture Activists Acquitted – Campaign to Seize British Petroleum Assets – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Disturbing the Universe – On Point of View PBS June 22, 2010 Cuban Five Update – Government Paid Reporters to Influence Jury Canadian RCMP Investigating U.S. and Syria Regarding Mahar Arar Rendition to Torture Newburgh Four – Clear Case…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rachel Corrie Wrongful Death Lawsuit Versus Israel – Jim Douglass on JFK and the Unspeakable – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Armenian Genocide Resolution in Congress 2010 / April 24 observes 1.5 million Armenians killed. Defense contractors Lockheed/Boeing/Raytheon say genocide resolution may hurt business. Liz Cheney Campaign – The Al-Qaeda Nine The only reason lawyers aren’t getting prosecuted right now for aiding…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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A Deadly Interrogation: Can The CIA Legally Kill a Prisoner? – Democracy Now Transcript

The death of Manadel al-Jamadi. He suffocated two years ago during a CIA interrogation at the Abu Ghraib prison. His head had been covered with a plastic bag and he was shackled in a crucifixion-like pose that inhibited his ability to…
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International War Crimes

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Linder v. Calero-Portocarrero & Linder v. Department of Defense and F.B.I. and C. I A.- International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 2000

The past year was dominated by discovery disputes related to CCR’s efforts to obtain U.S. government documents that might shed light on the death of Benjamin Linder, a U.S. engineer who was murdered in 1987 by U.S.-supported contras in Nicaragua….
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International War Crimes

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