Tag Archive: State Secrets Privilege

November 13, 2001: Coup d’etat in America – Just Left Blog Post – PDF

2007 Coup d’etat in America Blog I am writing this on November 13th. That day probably has little significance for most readers of this blog. But it is a day, as they say, that should live in infamy. On that…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – State Secrets Panel – Tasers, Part 3 – Lynne Stewart, Part 2 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

State Secrets Panel – Center for Constitutional Rights We bring the voices of lawyers who are suing the government for keeping state secrets. What is a state secrets privilege and why should we be concerned? State secrets have been used…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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For His Eyes Only: Bush’s Secret Crimes – The Nation – PDF

2006 For His Eyes Only: Bush’s Secret Crimes By blindly accepting Bush’s expansion of state secrets claims, the courts are allowing the executive branch to operate above the law, putting the core principles of our democracy at risk. By Michael…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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