Tag Archive: New York

Law and Disorder Radio – Surveillance Plans for New York City – Jack Anderson Files – Blackwater USA Lawsuit – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Big surveillance plans in New York City Wireless cameras over Brooklyn and a virtual “Ring of Steel” for Lower Manhattan – More than 500 surveillance cameras are planned to be installed in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Hundreds of cameras will follow…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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The Jogger Convictions – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: The Manhattan district attorney, Robert M. Morgenthau, regrets that his office was unable to test for DNA 13 years ago, a test that apparently would have exonerated those convicted in the Central Park jogger case (“Likely U-Turn…
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Civil Liberties

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Overturned: As a Federal Appeals Court Overturns the Conviction of Three Officers Charged with Brutalizing Abner Louima – Democracy Now Video

A federal appeals court yesterday overturned the convictions of three white police officers charged in the 1997 torture case of Abner Louima. The officers — Charles Schwarz, Thomas Wiese and Thomas Bruder — had all been found guilty in an…
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Civil Liberties

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