'Cruel and reckless': US transfer of Algerian Gitmo men against their will
Despite years of fighting to get released from Guantanamo prison, the US forceful transfers of Djamel Ameziane and Belkacem Bensayah to Algeria is illegal and cruel, Pardiss Kebriaei, a senior attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights told RT.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Activists to Rally Against Increasing Use of Drones to Spy and Kill
Anti-drone activists will march from the White House to the headquarters of drone aircraft manufacturer General Atomics on Friday ahead of a rally to "discuss strategies to stop the proliferation of drones" used for military purposes around the world, organizers said.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Building Bridges Radio: Court Halts NYC Stop-and-F - risk Ruling
City of New York, a federal class action lawsuit filed against the NYPD and the City of New York that challenges the NYPD's practices of racial profiling and unconstitutional stop-and frisks.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The New York Observer
Editorial: A Safer City
Predictably, the lawyers who brought the city to court over stop-and-frisk are trying to get U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin back on the case, two weeks after a three-judge panel removed her.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Center for Constitutional Rights: Stop-and-Frisk Attorneys Challenge...
November 11 - Today, the Center for Constitutional Rights and co-counsel Beldock Levine & Hoffman and Covington & Burling asked the entire Second Circuit Court of Appeals to reconsider an October 31, 2013 decision by a three-judge Second Circuit panel to remove District Judge Shira A. Scheindlin from Floyd v.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
A-Infos Radio Project
Building Bridges: Court Halts NYC Stop-and-Frisk Ruling, Removes Judge , Segment 1
Court Halts NYC Stop-and-Frisk Ruling, Removes Judge with Baher Azmy, Legal Director, Center for Constitutional Rights On October 31, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit granted the motion of Mayor Bloomberg motion to stay the remedial decision in Floyd v.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Stopped, Questioned, Nixed - An appeals court rightly throws a biased ...
The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals has confirmed what was already apparent to disinterested observers of the policing battles in New York City: the federal judge who ruled against the New York Police Department in August is deeply biased.