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Op-Ed News
Two Human Rights Defenders From Occupied Palestine Navigate the Politics of Capitol HillCity and Washington DC. Following their appearance at Columbia University, wher
Two Human Rights Defenders From Occupied Palestine Navigate the Politics of Capitol Hill
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
City and Washington DC. Following their appearance at Columbia University, where they spoke at an event organized by the Center for Constitutional Rights, I met Sourani and Jabarin at a private event in Washington DC. The two had come to town for... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
CCR Guantánamo Attorneys Denounce Proposed New Rules for Military Commissions- In response to reports of proposed new rules for the controversial military c
CCR Guantánamo Attorneys Denounce Proposed New Rules for Military Commissions
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 days ago
- In response to reports of proposed new rules for the controversial military commissions system at Guantánamo, the Center for Constitutional Rights, which represents men in all three categories of remaining detainees at the base – cleared... Read more
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FSView
1st annual Human Rights Conference highlights torture issue[and conference] allows us to resonate with people we wouldn’t ordinarily be ab
1st annual Human Rights Conference highlights torture issue
FSView / Posted 10 days ago
[and conference] allows us to resonate with people we wouldn’t ordinarily be able to,” said speaker Aliya Hussain from the Center for Constitutional Rights. After giving students the opportunity to listen to the stories of survivors and ask... Read more
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Breitbart
U.S. Frees 9 Guantanamo Prisoners, Sends Them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. Frees 9 Guantanamo Prisoners, Sends Them to Saudi Arabia
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. “Mr. Ba... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
After 9 Detainees Transferred From Guantanamo, The Number Held There Drops To 80most prominent of the group, was detained in February 2002 and never charged, a
After 9 Detainees Transferred From Guantanamo, The Number Held There Drops To 80
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
most prominent of the group, was detained in February 2002 and never charged, according to his legal representation, the Center for Constitutional Rights. In a statement, Ba Odeh's lawyer Omar Farah accuses the U.S. government of playing... Read more
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KERA North Texas
After 9 Detainees Transferred From Guantanamo, The Number Held There Drops To 80most prominent of the group, was detained in February 2002 and never charged, a
After 9 Detainees Transferred From Guantanamo, The Number Held There Drops To 80
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
most prominent of the group, was detained in February 2002 and never charged, according to his legal representation, the Center for Constitutional Rights. In a statement, Ba Odeh's lawyer Omar Farah accuses the U.S. government of playing... Read more
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International Business Times
Nine Guantanamo Bay detainees transferred to Saudi Arabia strike since 2007. As of July 2015, he weighed 74 pounds and was regularly forc
Nine Guantanamo Bay detainees transferred to Saudi Arabia
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
strike since 2007. As of July 2015, he weighed 74 pounds and was regularly force-fed. His attorney, Omar Farah, of the Center for Constitutional Rights, said the US had played "Russian roulette" with his client's life after he was picked up in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. “Mr. Ba... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners; sends them to Saudi Arabia ‹ Japan Todayat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners; sends them to Saudi Arabia ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. “Mr. Ba... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. "Mr. Ba... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. "Mr. Ba... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. "Mr. Ba... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. "Mr. Ba... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. "Mr. Ba... Read more
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Boston Globe
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had sought a court order to force the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. ‘‘Mr. Ba... Read more
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Calgary Sun
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiapounds at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent hi
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
pounds at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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CBS News
​U.S. frees 9 from Guantanamo, sends them to Saudi Arabiapounds at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent hi
​U.S. frees 9 from Guantanamo, sends them to Saudi Arabia
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
pounds at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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Salon.com
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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Air Force Times
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
U.S. frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Air Force Times / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US frees 9 Guantanamo prisoners, sends them to Saudi Arabia
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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ABC News
US Frees 9 Guantanamo Prisoners, Sends Them to Saudi Arabiaat one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from
US Frees 9 Guantanamo Prisoners, Sends Them to Saudi Arabia
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
at one point as the military fed him with liquid nutrients to prevent him from starving to death. His lawyers at the Center for Constitutional Rights had urged the U.S. to free him earlier due to his health. Eight of the prisoners, including... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 19 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. "The D.C.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. "The D.C.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. "The D.C.... Read more
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Salon.com
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake,” said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake,” said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. “The D.C.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. "The D.C.... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sidesin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, leg
Garland a court moderate who would frustrate both sides
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake," said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. "The D.C.... Read more
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Salon.com
Supreme Court nominee moderate who can go hard left or rightin not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake,” said Baher Azmy, leg
Supreme Court nominee moderate who can go hard left or right
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
in not seeing the broader, fundamental interest at stake,” said Baher Azmy, legal director of the New York-based nonprofit Center for Constitutional Rights, which has represented numerous detainees before the district appeals court. “The D.C.... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Why Solitary Confinement Is The Worst Kind Of Psychological Torturethe US, a number of groups are now railing against the practice, including the
Why Solitary Confinement Is The Worst Kind Of Psychological Torture
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 23 days ago
the US, a number of groups are now railing against the practice, including the New York Civil Liberties Union, the Center for Constitutional Rights, and Human Rights Watch. Two years ago, the US Senate held its first-ever hearings on... Read more

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