Tag Archive: Attorney Scott Horton

Law and Disorder Radio – Scott Horton on Lords of Secrecy: The National Security Elite and America’s Stealth Warfare – US Sanctions Against Venezuelan Government Officials – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner Updates on Julian Assange Case: You Can’t Just Keep a Case Going in Custody Essentially in the Embassy Julian Assange’s Case Could Go to European Court of Human Rights – Assange is Being Arbitrarily Detained and Investigation Not…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – New Cuba-US Pact and Remaining Cuban Five Prisoners Released – Scott Horton on the Torture Report – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

New Cuba-US Pact and Remaining Cuban Five Prisoners Released Attorney Michael Ratner: We’ve been covering this case for years on here. They were wrongfully convicted. They had been sent into Miami to stop Miami-Cuban terrorism against Cuba. The U.S. in…
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International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – FBI Meeting with TransCanada on the Keystone XL Pipeline – CIA Caught Spying on the Congressional Committee That Oversees It – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Immokalee Workers Demonstrations in Florida Michael Ratner: Ukraine Crisis Analysis Update Hosts Discuss CCR NYC Firefighter Racial Discrimination Case Law and Disorder Contest – The NSA Collected All Outgoing and Incoming Phone Calls of What Country? (Use Site Contact Form) Brooklyn…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Secret FISA Court Advocates for the National Security State – Ron Reosti Speech at Left Forum 2013 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Prisoners’ Hunger Strikes: Pelican Bay Prison, Guantanamo Bay Prison, Palestinians in Israeli Prisons CCR Lawsuit – Pelican Bay Prisoner Class Action 20-Plus Palestinians on Hunger Strike in Israeli Prisons Demand Better Conditions for Pelican Bay Prisoners Federal Judge Gladys Kessler…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Former Head of CIA Clandestine Service Justifies Torture on 60 Minutes – Common Cause Files IRS Complaint Against ALEC – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Michael Smith and Heidi Boghosian Discuss May Day Events Michael Smith Reads a May Day Letter from Lynne Stewart Retired Chemistry Professor Tried for Jury Tampering Represents Self and Wins Federal Lawsuit Filed Against NYPD for Improper Use of…
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Law and Disorder Radio – A Setback for Obama’s War on Whistleblowers – BDS Movement Ignites Among US Food Co-Ops – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Heidi Boghosian in the New York Times – Mobilizing Help for People Accused of Hacking   Book: The Man Who Wouldn’t Die, by Roger Hollinder – union organizer and legend Joe Hil Film about FBI Informant Brandon Darby – Better This World…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Despite Celebrated Orders Closing Gitmo and Banning Torture, Has Obama Kept Rendition Intact? – Democracy Now Transcript

When President Obama signed executive orders to end torture and shut down Guantanamo, did he leave open the controversial rendition policy of kidnapping foreigners abroad? We host a debate between human rights attorneys Michael Ratner and Scott Horton. AMY GOODMAN:…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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No Time for Political Accommodation: Demand Prosecution of the Torture Team – Letter to the Editor Harper’s Magazine and Just Left Blog Post – PDF

2009 No Time for Political Accommodation: Demand Prosecution of the Torture Team This is a response to Scott Horton’s December Harper’s piece “Justice After Bush, Prosecuting an Outlaw Administration.” Horton concludes that a Commission of Inquiry or Truth Commission is the right…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Excerpts from From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture, Featuring Janis Karpinski, Michael Ratner and Dr. Kate Porterfield – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Today on Law and Disorder we run excerpts from an event sponsored by the Center for Constitutional Rights: From Pinochet to Rumsfeld: Accountability of US Officials for Torture. Speakers include Janis Karpinski, former US Army Brigadier General at Abu Ghraib prison,…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 1: Building Blocks – Samina Sundas, John Yoo – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Laying the Foundation for a Police State – Part I – Building Blocks Since July of 2004, Law and Disorder has brought Pacifica listeners the voices of activists, authors and attorneys from the front lines. In the weeks to come, Law…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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