Tag Archive: Persian Gulf

Ange v. Bush – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

Like Paterson v. Bush, 26-year­ old college student Michael Ange objected to his deployment to drive a five-ton fuel truck in Saudi Arabia, claiming that it exceeded the oath that he and other reservists took because “we never swore to…
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Civil Liberties

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Lawsuit on Congressional War Powers – Video

https://www.c-span.org/video/?15068-1/lawsuit-congressional-war-powers https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4598650/ratner-1991-congressional-wars The Center for Constitutional Rights filed a lawsuit for forty-five House Democrats seeking to prevent President Bush from involving the United States in a war with Iraq without congressional approval. The lawsuit brings into question the powers of…
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China, Too, Has a Role to Play in Persian Gulf; War Powers Clock – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: ”Congress and the Crisis: To Intervene or Not?” (Washington Talk, Sept. 13) mistakenly says that the War Powers Resolution requires a pullback of troops in 90 days unless Congress endorses their presence. However, the resolution requires a…
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International War Crimes

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