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March 05, 2010
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Washington, DC Human Rights First decries today's reports that top advisers to President Barack Obama will recommend that he reverse Attorney General Eric Holder's decision to try the 9/11...
March 05, 2010
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March 5 Conference Call on Military Commissions with General Harry Soyster, General Bill Nash, Admiral John Hutson, and Elisa Massimino. Listen. Transcript.
March 04, 2010
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By Renée SchompLaw and SecurityOn Slate yesterday, former senior military interrogator Matthew Alexander raised a metaphorical eyebrow at the sometimes bizarre, sometimes chilling pro-torture...
March 04, 2010
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Washington, DC Following this Sunday's nationwide parliamentary election in Iraq, Human Rights First is urging the U.S. government to robustly lead international efforts to support incoming Iraqi...
March 03, 2010
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The LA Times ran an article yesterday underlining that there is support for holding the 9/11 terrorism trials in New York.Though Manhattan officials and New York lawmakers have forced Holder...
March 01, 2010
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Cross-posted at Huffington Post. The pressure is growing on the Justice Department to produce supposedly "deleted" e-mails that could reveal whether government lawyers during the Bush administration...
February 26, 2010
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Cross-posted from Huffington Post. For anyone hoping the Justice Department would commit to further investigation of the latest evidence that White House officials instructed their lawyers to find...
February 26, 2010
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  Washington, DC Human Rights First today urged United Nations member states to block ongoing efforts to establish new norms that prohibit defamation of religion, a measure the group notes...
February 25, 2010
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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Author responds to your questions live on Facebook, Friday at 3:00 Cross-posted from Huffington Post. At 10 a.m. on Friday, February 26, the Senate Judiciary Committee will...
February 25, 2010
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Washington, D.C. Human Rights First today urged members of the Senate Judiciary Committee to address questions that remain unanswered following the release of Department of Justice's Office of...

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