Tag Archive: Puerto Rico

United States v. Zenon and Saade – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1988-1989

In 1974 the U.S. Navy moved its military bomb­ing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques, thus severely restricting the activities of many Vieques resi­dents who made their living from the fishing industry….
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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United States v. Zenon and Saade – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1987-1988

In 1974 the United States Navy moved its military bombing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques, thus severely restricting the activities of many Vieques residents who made their living from the fishing…
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Comacho v. Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1987-1988

This suit in the federal district court in Puerto Rico seeks to enjoin the telephone company from cooperating with the federal government in wiretapping in Puerto Rico. The constitution of the Commonwealth contains an absolute prohibition on wire­ tapping. A…
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Civil Liberties

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Camancho v. Autoridad de Telefono

This suit in the federal district court in Puerto Rico seeks to enjoin the telephone company from cooperating with the federal government in wiretapping in Puerto Rico. The Constitution of the Commonwealth con­tains an absolute prohibition on wiretapping. A federal…
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Civil Liberties

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Camacho v. Autoridad de Telefono – Puerto Rico Wiretapping – CCR Docket 1988-1989

This suit in the federal district court in Puerto Rico seeks to enjoin the telephone company from cooperating with the federal government in wiretapping in Puerto Rico. The Constitution of the Commonwealth contains an absolute prohibition on wiretapping. A federal…
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Civil Liberties

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United States v. Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket – 1986-1987

In 1974 the United States Navy moved its military bombing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques, thus severely restricting the activities of many Vieques residents who made their living from the fishing…
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Civil Liberties

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United States v. Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1985-1986

In 1974 the United States Navy moved its military bombing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques; this severely restricted the activities of many Vieques residents who made their living from the fishing…
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United States v. Saade and Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1984-1985

In 1974 the United States Navy transferred its military bombing range in Puerto Rico from the island of Culebra to the island of Vieques, imposing severe restrictions on many Vieques residents who made their living from the fishing industry. Island…
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United States v. Saade and Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1982-1983

For the last three years the Center has been involved in representing Vieques fishermen and their supporters against charges arising out of demonstrations against the Navy’s use of that island and its adjacent water for ship-to-shore target practice. Among those we have represented are Carlos Zenon,…
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Civil Liberties

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Soto v. Romero-Barcelo

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/soto-v-romero-barcelo-1983 Soto v. Romero-Barcelo was a case which brought suit to uncover FBI involvement in the killing of young pro-independence activists at Cerro Maravilla, Puerto Rico. The case led to substantial awards to plaintiffs and televised Puerto Rican Senate hearings…
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International War Crimes

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