Tag Archive: War Crimes

Sanchez v. Reagan – International Law – CCR Docket 1985-1986

While the International Court of Justice (the World Court) was issuing a preliminary restraining order against the United States for its illegal actions against the government and peo­ple of Nicaragua in May 1984, CCR attorneys were arguing in a federal…
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International War Crimes

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Brown University – The First Amendment – CCR Docket 1985-1986

In December 1984, 68 Brown University students were tried by a faculty committee for attempting to make a citizen’s arrest of two CIA recruiters. While the CIA officials were lec­turing, students stood up and read an indictment charging the CIA…
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Civil Liberties

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Horman v. Kissinger

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/horman-v-kissinger Horman v. Kissinger is a lawsuit filed by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) in October 1977 that charged former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and the rest of the State Department with complicity in the detention and death…
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International War Crimes

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