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2014/12/12 08:57
2014/12/12 08:57
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It’s Cruel. It’s Useless. It’s the CIA We learned a lot from that big Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA interrogation tactics after 9/11. It was what may be the first time in U.S. history...
2014/12/12 08:57
2014/12/12 08:57
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2014/12/11 21:10
2014/12/11 21:10
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WASHINGTON - MICHAEL RATNER, mratner at ccrjustice.org, @justleft Available for a limited number of interviews, Ratner is president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights, author of the book...
2014/12/10 18:21
2014/12/10 18:21
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Explosive Senate torture report could open floodgates for costly lawsuits against United States, Britain and other allies complicit in programme, experts warn Experts say yesterday's Senate torture...
2014/12/09 22:05
2014/12/09 22:05
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Based on early reports on the release of the executive summary and the conclusions and findings of the Senate inquiry into the CIA's post-9/11 torture program, Center for Constitutional Rights Legal...
2014/12/09 20:14
2014/12/09 20:14
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WASHINGTON —The National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty announced on Tuesday the launch of a new coalition uniting human rights organizations, religious groups, and pro-liberty advocacy groups...
2014/12/09 19:49
2014/12/09 19:49
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Any notion of super-power invulnerability in Americans’ minds fell away on September 11th, 2001. Those in the business of protecting the nation internally or abroad wanted a radical reset. The...
2014/12/08 22:45
2014/12/08 22:45
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Fewer than two-dozen of those remaining are deemed dangerous terrorist leaders, analysts say, but those hardened few pose the toughest challenge to shuttering the prison. “We aren’t going to release...
2014/12/07 18:15
2014/12/07 18:15
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The decisions by grand juries in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., not to indict police for killing unarmed black men shift the spotlight to outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, who is looking...
2014/12/05 21:10
2014/12/05 21:10
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NEW YORK - In response to reports that Palestinian-American activist Rasmea Odeh has been held in solitary confinement in a Michigan jail for twelve days, the Center for Constitutional Rights issued...
2014/12/05 20:05
2014/12/05 20:05
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You drive past a major traffic and commercial intersection like Chambers and West Florissant and you see the cross-street barricaded by a half-dozen or so police cars with bubble lights flashing,...
2014/12/04 21:45
2014/12/04 21:45
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A police officer who choked an unarmed man to death on a public sidewalk will not face trial. This is the second recent high-profile case in which a grand jury declined to indict a white police...
2014/12/04 12:42
2014/12/04 12:42
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In the wake of the protests following a grand jury’s failure to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, President Obama met Monday with civil rights leaders and, separately, with a group of...
2014/12/03 20:10
2014/12/03 20:10
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NEW YORK, NY - Today, Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Executive Director Vincent Warren released the following statement in response to the news that the Grand Jury in the Eric Garner case...
2014/12/03 18:13
2014/12/03 18:13
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The young man and woman waiting in the dark outside the St. Louis county jail were bundled up in scarves and hats to ward off a light freezing rain, but still they were shivering. Every time someone...
2014/12/02 12:53
2014/12/02 12:53
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The governor of Missouri declared a state of emergency on November 17, and this is what's been happening in Ferguson and St. Louis County, Missouri: You drive past a major traffic and commercial...
2014/12/01 08:57
2014/12/01 08:57
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The ‘demon’ inside Darren Wilson During his unprecedented four hours of uninterrupted, unquestioned testimony in front of the grand jury investigating his shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown,...
2014/11/28 13:36
2014/11/28 13:36
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The recent releases of several men from the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is seen as a sign that other transfers are in the works by advocates for the more than 140 men still being...
2014/11/25 03:21
2014/11/25 03:21
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... is wrong!' Mother of Michael Brown collapses outside Ferguson police station as she learns cop Darren Wilson will NOT face charges for shooting dead her son At an 8:30pm CT press conference in...
2014/11/22 18:15
2014/11/22 18:15
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WASHINGTON — A Saudi inmate held for 12 years at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on suspicion of fighting in Afghanistan for al-Qaida has been transferred to Saudi Arabia, the U.S. Defense...
2014/11/22 02:27
2014/11/22 02:27
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Lawyers descend on Ferguson ahead of grand jury decision FERGUSON Mo (Reuters) - Hundreds of civil rights lawyers from across America are descending on Ferguson, Missouri as police and protesters...
2014/12/12 08:57
2014/12/12 08:57
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