Tag Archive: Attorney Wolfgang Kaleck

Law and Disorder Radio – In Memory of Attorney Leonard Weinglass – Wolfgang Kaleck on Universal Jurisdiction – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

In Memory: Attorney Leonard Weinglass To Hell With The Constitution, Obama Goes To War – Michael Ratner – How is it that Congress isn’t screaming at President Obama for usurping its power to take this nation to war against Libya? Triangle Shirtwaist…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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War Criminals in the White House? – Jewish Currents – PDF

2007 War Criminals in the White House? “The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus” — that is, the right to challenge one’s imprisonment before a judge — “shall not be suspended,” says Article I, Section IX of the U.S. Constitution,…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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War Crimes Suit Filed in Germany Against Rumsfeld, Other Top U.S. Officials Over Prisoner Torture – Democracy Now Audio Link

https://www.democracynow.org/2006/11/14/war_crimes_suit_filed_in_germany Attorneys with the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a war crimes lawsuit today in Germany against outgoing Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, and other high-ranking U.S. officials, for their role in the torture of prisoners in Iraq and Guantanamo. We…
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International War Crimes

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Remarks on Receiving the Hans Litten Prize – PDF

2006 A Warning to Us All Hans Litten I am really pleased to receive the Hans Litten Prize from Vereinigung Demokratischer Juristinnen und Juristen (Democratic Lawyers of Germany, as well as in the name of EALDH (European Association of Lawyers…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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German War Crimes Complaint Against Donald Rumsfeld et al – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR)

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/accountability-us-torture-Germany One hundred and fifty-five countries, including Germany and the United States, are party to the United Nations Convention Against Torture (CAT). Those countries have committed to investigating, prosecuting and punishing torturers. To this end, the Center for Constitutional Rights…
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International War Crimes

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Press Release and Related Materials for German Universal Jurisdiction Lawsuit Against Rumsfeld el al. – PDF

2004 Germany Case Press Release 2004 Germany Case Timeline 2004 Germany Case Supplemental Materials 2004 Complaint Outline (Draft) CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS SEEKS CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION IN GERMANY INTO CULPABILITY OF U.S OFFICIALS IN ABU GHRAIB TORTURE German Prosecutor Asked to…
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International War Crimes

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