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  1. Gitmo video offers glimpse of interrogations

    Yahoo News 07/28/2008 - 11:16

    A video of the interrogation of Omar Khadr is released, and the Center for Constitutional Rights comments on how it reflects on the Guantanamo system as a major human rights violation. You can access the full…

  2. NYC trial for former Haitian paramilitary leader

    Associated Press 07/28/2008 - 11:01

    The trial for mortgage fraud has begun for former leader of the Front for the Advancement and Progress of Haiti and human rights violator, Toto Constant, and the Center for Constitutional Rights is making clear…

  3. Arson, Rape, Killings: A Most Unusual Mortgage Fraud Case

    New York Sun 07/28/2008 - 10:54

    As his trial for mortgage fraud proceeds, the atrocities of Toto Constant in Haiti are not forgotten, and the work that the Center for Constitutional Rights has done to bring him to justice is recognized. You…

  4. You call this justice? War criminal's on trial for mortgage fraud

    Daily News 07/10/2008 - 13:51

    As Emmanuel (Toto) Constant's trial begins for mortgage fraud, Danny Glover makes the connection to the work the Center for Constitutional Rights has also done against Constant for his human rights abuses in Haiti. You can…

  5. Judge to White House: Gitmo gets top priority

    MSNBC 07/10/2008 - 13:39

    Center for Constitutional Rights attorneys, Gita Gutierrez and Shayana Kadidal, represented lawyers for Guantánamo detainees before Judge Hogan, who ordered government lawyers to speed up the process to deal with the habeas corpus appeals of…

  6. Bush lawyers told to speed Guantanamo detention appeals

    McClatchy Newspapers 07/10/2008 - 13:30

    The judge handling the habeas appeals for more than 200 detainees at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, ordered government lawyers to prioritize these cases after urging from the detainees' lawyers, including Shayana Kadidal and Gita Gutierrez from…

  7. New York Court Upholds Canadian Torture Case Dismissal

    FOX News 07/02/2008 - 18:36

    A US federal court will not be able to hear the case of Maher Arar, a client of the Center for Constitutional Rights who was sent to Syria by the US where he was tortured,…

  8. Arar's bid to sue U.S. rejected again

    Toronto Star 07/02/2008 - 18:32

    A US appeals court upheld the dismissal of the case of Maher Arar, a client of the Center for Constitutional Rights. Arar had been sent to Syria by the US where he was tortured,…

  9. Appeals court rejects Canadian's lawsuit against U.S. officials

    CNN 07/02/2008 - 17:15

    The lawsuit filed by Maher Arar, a Canadian citizen who was sent by the US to Syria and client of the Center for Constitutional Rights, was dismissed, despite his claims that he was deliberately rendered…

  10. Former Abu Ghraib detainees sue US contractors

    The Guardian 07/02/2008 - 17:07

    Men formerly held at Abu Ghraib and represented by the Center for Constitutional Rights have filed lawsuits against CACI and L-3, two US private security firms. You can access the full article here.