Tag Archive: Philippines

Law and Disorder Radio – Two Lawsuit Victories Against Oakland Police Department – Al McCoy on The Making of the U.S. Surveillance State, 1898-2020 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: Bradley Manning’s Defense Makes Case to Dismiss Aiding the Enemy Charge Freedom of the Press Foundation for Transcripts Update: Judge Upholds Aiding the Enemy Charge in Bradley Manning Trial                NLG Obtains…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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In Re Human Rights Litigation Against the Estate of Ferdinand Marcos – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1994-1995

In a class action brought in the federal district court in Hawaii, a jury found the Estate of Ferdinand Marcos, the late dic­tator of the Philippines, liable for the deaths, disappearances and torture of thousands of Filipinos during his regime….
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International War Crimes

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In re Human Rights Litigation Against the Estate of Ferdinand Marcos -International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

In a class action brought in the federal disrict court in Hawaii, a jury found the Estate of Ferdinand Marcos, the late dic­tator of the Philippines, liable for the deaths, disappearances and torture of thousands of Filipinos during his regime. During the…
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International War Crimes

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Trajano v. Marcos ( amicus) – International human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

Archimedes Trajano, a 21-year-old engineering student, attended a 1977 public meeting at the Mapua Institute of Technology in the Philippines . When he stood and asked critical questions of the speaker, Imee Marcos-Manotoc, the daughter of  then-President Ferdinand Marcos, she…
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International War Crimes

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Republic of the Philippines v. Marcos – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1987-1988

On February 25, 1986, Ferdinand Marcos and his party fled the Philippines, thereby ending his twenty-year dictatorship. Sev­enty-two hours later, CCR attorneys were retained by the new government to recover any of the illegally amassed booty hidden in the United…
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International War Crimes

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Estates of Domingo and Viernes v. Marcos – International – CCR Docket 1984-1985

On June 1, 1981, Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes, newly elected to the leadership of Local 37, ILWU-Alaska Cannery Workers, were shot and killed in their union hall. Long-term activists in the Filipino community, they successfully led a campaign to…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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