Tag Archive: Saleh v. Titan/CACI

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Colloquium on Michael Ratner and Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – Challenging the Powerful with Legal Means: Transnational Collaborative Lawyering (3/6) – Katherine Gallagher, Miriam Saage-Maaß, with Moderator: Claudia Müller-Hoff

2016 marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the New York-based Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and the passing away of its President Emeritus Michael Ratner (1943-2016), who had made CCR his political home for 40 years. In 2007,…
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International War Crimes, Palestine, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Federal Court Dismisses All Charges Against Dr. Sami Al-Arian – Supreme Court Delivers Blow to Organized Labor – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Chilean Court Finds American Journalist Charles Horman was Murdered with Help of US Government – CCR Case Appeals Court Rules Victims of Torture at Abu Ghraib May Sue Private Military Contractor CACI – Al-Shimari v. CACI Happy Birthday to Julian Assange from Law…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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The Legal Campaign Against American Torture – Jadaliyya – by Lisa Hajjar

Torture, like genocide and crimes against humanity, is a gross crime under international law. The right not to be tortured is constituted through the prohibition of practices that purposefully cause harm (physical and/or psychological) to persons who are in custody…
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Personal & Profiles

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Obama: One Year Later, Change? – Judson Memorial Church – Speech Notes – PDF

2010 Obama: One Year Later, Change? Speech Notes Ccr 2010 feb Judson before his inauguration ccr demanded an ambitious set of changes from obama and his administration— Esp on some of the key bush practices and lawlessness that undermined fundamental human…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2009 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2009.pdf CCR Annual Report 2009 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Pages 4-5 Case Index – Pages 25-33

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Saving Habeas Corpus, Part 3 – A Dialogue with the Catskills’ Civil Rights Crusader, Michael Ratner – The Olive Press – by Gary Alexander – PDF

2008 Saving Habeas Corpus Part 3 Wheels have been turn­ing since the first part of this in­terview with the Center for Constitutional Rights’ president Michael Ratner began two issues back and keeping pace with the vital events that organization is…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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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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