Tag Archive: Rape

Law and Disorder Radio – Armenian Genocide Survivor Stories: 99 Years Later – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Armenian Genocide Survivor Stories: 99 Years Later Around the world, April 24 marks observance of the Armenian Genocide. On that day in 1915, the Interior Minister of the Ottoman Empire, Talaat Pasha, ordered the arrest and hangings of Armenian…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Brandworkers Defeats Anti-Free Speech Legal Action from Flaum Appetizing Corp – Legal Petition on Sexual Violence Against Women and Girls in Haiti – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Manfred Novak – UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, “Is the World Completely Hopeless?” “Know Your Rights” booklet from the National Lawyers Guild Michael Ratner Interview in the International Socialist Review: Obama’s National Security State British Settlement with Guantanamo Prisoners Leveraged Against…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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David Hicks Becomes First Guantanamo Prisoner to Plead Guilty – Democracy Now Transcript

AMY GOODMAN: The Australian citizen David Hicks has become the first Guantanamo prisoner to plead guilty under the Military Commissions Act passed last year. Hicks entered the guilty plea Monday as part of a deal with military prosecutors. Hicks has been held…
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David Hicks Becomes First Guantanamo Prisoner to Plead Guilty – Democracy Now Video

The Australian citizen David Hicks has become the first Guantanamo prisoner to plead guilty under the Military Commissions Act passed last year. Hicks entered the guilty plea Monday as part of a deal with military prosecutors. Hicks has been held…
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Draft Letter to Senate Judiciary Committee re: Majid Khan – PDF

2007 To Senate Judiciary Committee Majid Khan  I have a suggestion for the Senate Judiciary Committee and especially Senators Schumer and Feinstein who recently said they would vote to confirm Judge Mukasey as our next Attorney General despite his failure…
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Attorneys Argue Senate Bills Would Allow for Lifelong Detention Without Trial, Torture Without Accountability – Democracy Now Transcript

As the debate on Capitol Hill continues over the Bush administration’s plan for the treatment of prisoners in U.S. custody, we take a look at what is not being discussed: how both proposed bills in the Senate strip away the…
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Attorneys Argue Senate Bills Would Allow for Lifelong Detention Without Trial, Torture Without Accountability – Democracy Now Video

As the debate on Capitol Hill continues over the Bush administration’s plan for the treatment of prisoners in U.S. custody, we take a look at what is not being discussed: how both proposed bills in the Senate strip away the…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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“Worse” Than Guantanamo: U.S. Expands Secretive Prison Inside Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan – Democracy Now Transcript

The U.S. is holding 500 at the base in wire cages at the Bagram Air Base, north of Kabul in Afghanistan. Some have been detained for up to three years. They have never been charged with crimes. They have no…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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“Worse” Than Guantanamo: U.S. Expands Secretive Prison Inside Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan – Democracy Now Video

 The U.S. is holding 500 at the base in wire cages at the Bagram Air Base, north of Kabul in Afghanistan. Some have been detained for up to three years. They have never been charged with crimes. They have…
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Doe v. Constant

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/doe-v-constant The case was filed on behalf of three Haitian women who were brutally tortured by FRAPH. Two of the three plaintiffs were gang-raped in front of their families. A third was attacked by two FRAPH operatives and left for…
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International War Crimes

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