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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 01, 2013
It seems that during yesterday’s nomination hearing of Sen. Chuck Hagel before the Senate Armed Services Committee, many Senators were more interested in grandstanding than actually concentrating on...
October 23, 2012
I’m on the ground in Guantanamo Bay this week to observe pre-trial hearings in the military commissions case of Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, who stands trial for his suspected involvement with the 2000...
July 13, 2012
Download the pdf version of this fact sheet. For more information, visitProsecuting Terrorism. Federal court convictions of individuals charged with terrorism offenses since 9/11: ...
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