Tag Archive: Peter Schey

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1997

This long-standing case raises fundamental issues about the political rights of immigrants.  In landmark decisions from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the case has established that immigrants facing deportation are entitled to the same First Amendment…
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Civil Liberties

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1996

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1995

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionali­ty of the McCarran-Waller Act. in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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International War Crimes

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Xuncax v. Gramajo & Ortiz v. Gramajo – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

In the most recent victory against international human rights abusers, on April 12, 1995, a federal district court judge in Massachusetts ordered the former Defense Minister of Guatemala, Hector Gramajo, to pay 47.5 million in damages to eight Guatemalans and a U.S. nun…
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International War Crimes

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Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan  who were arrested, held without bail and threatened with deportayionbecause of their alleged “affiliation” with the…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Reno – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Spring 1994

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionali­ty of the McCarran-Waller Act. in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti­ Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1992

CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1987 on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation” with…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1991

In April 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “affiliation”…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Meese – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1989-1990

In April1987, the CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of al­leged “membership” or “affiliation” with the Popular Front…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Commiflee v. Thornburgh – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket Fall 1990

In ApriI 1987 CCR and the ACLU of Southern California challenged the constitutionality of the McCarran-Walter Act on behalf of seven Palestinians and a Kenyan who were arrested, held without bail, and threatened with deportation because of their alleged “membership” or “affiliation” with the Popular…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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