Tag Archive: Sara E. Rios

Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – Fall Docket 1998

The 1989 U.S. invasion of Panama left an estimated 2,000 civilians dead, and 18,000 homeless. The following year, CCR filed a complaint with the organization of American States (OAS) on behalf of 272 civilian victims, charging that the invasion was…
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International War Crimes

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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1997

Despite expectations, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) did not rule in October 1996 on the longstanding claims brought by CCR for 272 Panamanian civilian victims of the 1989 U.S. invasion of Panama….
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International War Crimes

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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1996

In October 1996 the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the organization of American States (OAS) is expected to issue a long-awaited decision on claims brought by CCR for 272 Panamanian civilian victims of the 1989 U.S. invasion of Panama….
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International War Crimes

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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1995

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) will conduct its second evidentiary hearing in September 1995 into claims brought by CCR on behalf of 272 Panamanian civilians victims of the U.S. invasion. This highly unusual…
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International War Crimes

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In Re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1988-1989

The cases of three Salvadorans in the U.S. who seek political asylum still remain within the administrative con­ fines of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). For the past three years CCR has represented Ernesto and Ana Luz Benitez, and…
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International War Crimes

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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1994-1995

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) issued a land­ mark ruling in October 1993, declaring that it would hear the merits of the claims of 285 Panamanian civilians who were victims of the…
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International War Crimes

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In re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The cases of three Salvadorans in the U.S. who seek political asylum slill remain within the administrative con­fines of lhe Immigra tion and Naturalization Service (INS). For the past three years CCR has represented Ernesto and Ana Luz Benitez, and…
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International War Crimes

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Salas v. United States – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States (OAS) issued a landmark ruling in October 1993, declaring that it would hear the merits of the claims of 285 Panamanian civilians who were victims of the l989…
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International War Crimes

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In re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

Maria Teresa Tula viuda de Canales, a Salvadoran woman, is seeking political asylum in the United States. In El Salvador she worked with Comadres, the “Committee of Mothers,” an organization of women formed to advocate for “disappeared,” arrested and otherwise…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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In re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1991

Maria Teresa Tula viuda de Canales, a Salvadoran woman, is seeking political asylum in the United States. In El Salvador she worked with Comadres, the “Committee of Mothers,” an organization of women formed to advocate for “disappeared,” arrested and otherwise…
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International War Crimes

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