Posts tagged with: "Extraordinary Rendition"
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14 Nov 2007, 5:39 pm
Court of Appeal panel for the right to restart a lawsuit against the policy known as “extraordinary rendition”. [read post]
16 May 2012, 11:41 am
Further background information on the case is available here; IntLawGrrls' posts on extraordinary rendition here. [read post]
8 Feb 2013, 1:30 pm by Lawrence Solum
An Argument Against Extraordinary Rendition on SSRN. [read post]
11 Oct 2010, 3:17 pm by Tung Yin
Extraordinary rendition is a subset of rendition where the person is captured from one foreign country to be delivered to another foreign country. [read post]
14 Nov 2007, 5:07 pm
And the Federation of American Scientists has posted a report from the Congressional Research Service entitled Renditions: Constraints Imposed by Laws on Torture: "Although the particularities regarding the usage of extraordinary renditions and the legal authority behind such renditions are not publicly available, various U.S. officials have acknowledged the practice's existence. [read post]
8 Sep 2010, 5:50 pm by lennyesq
By a six-to-five vote, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, reversing an earlier decision, dismissed a lawsuit against Jeppesen Dataplan Inc., a Boeing subsidiary accused of arranging flights for the C.I.A.’s “extraordinary rendition” program, as it is known. [read post]
1 Sep 2009, 10:02 am
Francesco Messineo (University of Cambridge) has posted The Abu Omar Case in Italy: ‘Extraordinary Renditions' and State Obligations to Criminalize and Prosecute Torture Under the UN Torture Convention. [read post]
15 Oct 2010, 1:08 pm by InternationalLaw Blogger
-sponsored program of extraordinary rendition, has taken another step forward at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). [read post]
25 Aug 2009, 5:29 pm
The Obama administration plans to continue to use extraordinary renditions but pledges to monitor them closely to ensure that the rendered aren't tortured, reportsthe NYT. [read post]
25 Oct 2007, 2:21 am
JURIST Special Guest Columnist William Weaver of the University of Texas El Paso Political Science Department says that the lawsuit by five victims of extraordinary rendition against Boeing subsidiary Jeppesen Dataplan has given the federal judiciary another opportunity to consider its own endorsement of the state secrets privilege, under which the US government can prevent judicial scrutiny of [read post]
31 Jan 2009, 11:53 pm
Although the Obama administration has ordered the CIA to shut down its "prisons" around the world, it has not banned the controversial "extraordinary renditions" program. [read post]
31 Jul 2013, 11:39 am by Rahul Bhagnari, ACLU
De Sousa now admits that at the time of the extraordinary rendition, she was a CIA agent and involved in the rendition as a translator between the CIA snatch team and their Italian counterparts. [read post]
7 Oct 2007, 5:11 am
< From Joost: Outlawed: Extraordinary Rendition, Torture and Disappearances in the ‘War on Terror Outlawed tells the harrowing stories of Khaled El-Masri and [...] [read post]
24 Nov 2006, 6:10 am
The second Section examines the U.S. government's legal arguments related to extraordinary rendition. [read post]
6 Nov 2009, 9:10 pm
This week saw two contrasting results emerging from courts in the United States and Italy regarding extraordinary rendition:ââ [read post]
19 Jan 2006, 12:24 am
[JURIST] A leaked UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office [official website] memo says that while undertaking or cooperating with extraordinary rendition [JURIST news archive] of terror suspects to countries where they could face a real risk of torture could never be legal under UK law, the British government could not say that it had received no requests for such renditions and would prefer to focus [read post]
10 Dec 2010, 7:35 am by CrimProf BlogEditor
Victor Hansen (New England Law) has posted Use and Misuse of Evidence Obtained During Extraordinary Renditions: How Do We Avoid Diluting Fundamental Protections? [read post]
5 Nov 2009, 5:00 am
While the United States does everything in its power to prevent civil suits against those involved in extraordinary renditions, the practice of the CIA of kidnapping alleged terrorists abroad and shipping them to third countries, Italy is criminally prosecuting CIA agents involved in the renditions. [read post]
29 Apr 2009, 9:36 pm
., the case against a private company for its role in the CIA's extraordinary rendition program, took time today to talk with me by phone about the case, the... [read post]
18 May 2008, 12:02 am
The trial of 26 Americans and several former top Italian intelligence officials for the 2003 extraordinary rendition (kidnapping and torture) of Muslim cleric Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr (aka Abu Omar) has finally opened in Milan. [read post]