Tag Archive: Torture Victim Protection Act

Law and Disorder Radio – Todd Ensign and Michael Smith on Anti-War GIs – Al McCoy on Torture – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: House Approves Unconstitutional Surveillance Legislation “Yes” To Swedish Surveillance Law CCR Files Damages Claims on Behalf of Families of Men Who Died at Guantanamo Shooting of Reuters Journalist in Iraq Justified, Says Pentagon            …
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – The Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act – Marnia Lazreg on Torture and the Twilight of Empire – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  The CIA Destroys Tapes Showing Interrogation Law and Disorder hosts discuss details of this story. Articles say the CIA has destroyed hundreds of hours of video tapes of the likely 2002 water torture of three men. Although the CIA…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Corrie et al. v. Caterpillar

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/corrie-et-al-v-caterpillar Corrie v. Caterpillar was a federal lawsuit filed against Illinois-based Caterpillar, Inc. on behalf of the parents of Rachel Corrie and four Palestinian families whose relatives were killed or injured when Caterpillar bulldozers demolished their homes. Corrie, a 23-year…
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Palestine

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Under Pressure from Corporations, Ashcroft Threatens to Overturn a 200 Year-Old Law Used to Fight Human Rights Abusers and War Criminals – Debate – Democracy Now Video

 Debate between Michael Ratner and Daniel Griswold from the Cato Institute

International War Crimes

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Wiwa et al v. Royal Dutch Petroleum et al

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/wiwa-et-al-v-royal-dutch-petroleum-et-al Wiwa v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, Wiwa v. Anderson, and Wiwa v. Shell Petroleum Development Company are three lawsuits filed by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and co-counsel from EarthRight International on behalf of relatives of murdered activists who…
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International War Crimes

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Todd v. Panjaitan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

The mother of a murdered young man sued the Indonesian military commander responsible for a widely-publicized massacre in East Timor. The former Portuguese colony illegally annexed by Indonesia, CCR filed a wrongful death suit in September 1992 in Massachusetts feder­al…
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International War Crimes

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