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Patrick Hanley

Associate, National Security Campaign

As Program Associate, Patrick provides programmatic and administrative support for the Law and Security program at Human Rights First. Patrick comes to Human Rights First from Capitol Hill, having most recently served as Special Assistant to Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL). He began his career in Washington interning with the International Rights and Responsibility Program at the Center for American Progress.

Patrick earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Florida in 2006 and has also completed study at Universiteit Utrecht in the Netherlands.

February 20, 2014
After a two-day delay, pre-trial hearings resumed Wednesday morning in the case of the alleged USS Cole bombing mastermind Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri at Guantanamo. The proceedings had been delayed...
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February 18, 2014
Pre-trial hearings in the military commission case against Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, the alleged U.S.S. Cole bomber, were set to begin Monday for the first time since last year. After only ten minutes...
March 07, 2013
Today in the New York Times, former CIA analyst Emile A. Nakhleh added his voice to the growing group of leaders calling for the release of the Senate intelligence committee report on former CIA...