Tag Archive: U.S. v Alvarez-Machain

Jaffe v. Snow – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Spring 1994

CCR joined with Yale’s Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic and the International Human Rights Law Group in an amicus brief in September, 1993 requesting that the Supreme Court grant certiorari, or review, in the case of a woman whose husband…
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International War Crimes

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Docket Report – Fall 1992 – PDF

Docket Report Fall 1992 Cases worked on by Michael Ratner: Haitians Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary – International Human Rights – Pages 10-11 Paul v. Avril – International Human Rights – Pages 11-12 Xuncax v. Gramajo – International Human Rights –…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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U.S. v. Alvarez-Machain (amicus) – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

In a decision which caused widespread shock and dismay in the legal community and among human rights activists, the Supreme Court ruled in June 1992 that U.S. officials may kidnap a foreign national in his own country and bring him…
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International War Crimes

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