Tag Archive: Prison

Law and Disorder Radio – Hamdi and Padilla Supreme Court Rulings – Al Shimari v CACI Case – Guantanamo: What the World Should Know – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts interview key defense attorneys and discuss the civil rights implications of recent Supreme Court rulings on the Hamdi/Padilla cases and also recent prison torture cases involving two corporations, Titan & CACI. Among the guests: Joe Margulies, Susan Burke, Donna…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Demócratas y Republicanos, Contra los Derechos en Estados Unidos – La Jornada – PDF (Spanish)

1996 Demócratas y Republicanos Contra los Derechos en Estadas Unidos La relección del presidente Bill Clinton continuará con el ataque y con la reducción de los derechos civiles, humanos, sociales y económicos que han caracterizado su primer periodo. Bob Dole podría haber…
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Civil Liberties

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National Lawyer’s Guild Speech Notes – PDF

1995 NLG Speech Draft I just want to cry and hug my friend Harold; my most moving moments with him on GTMO, in an HIV camp–a place from Dante’s 9th circle of Hell; warmest and most beautiful friend a person…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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People v. Allen (amicus) – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1981-1982

The Center joined with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the National Conference of Black Lawyers and the National Emergency Civil Libertie Committee as amici in a motion to the trial judge in the case of two…
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Civil Liberties

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Dacajeweiah (John Hill) – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1977-1978

Although Governor Carey supposedly “closed the book”  on Attica, one inmate. Dacajeweiah, remains imprisoned. The governor commuted Dacajeweiah’s life sentence for the al­leged murder of a prison guard during the 197l Atlica upris­ing, but left Dacajeweiah’s release date in the hands of the…
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Civil Liberties

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