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May 21, 2010
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By Jesse Bernstein, Senior Associate, and Ruthie Epstein, Researcher and AdvocateRefugee Protection ProgramCrossposted from Huffington PostThe List Project to Resettle Iraqi Allies recently issued a...
May 21, 2010
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Cross-posted at The Huffington Post The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday morning issued a stunning ruling: that the United States government may seize suspected terrorists outside the...
May 21, 2010
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Washington, DC The ruling today issued by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Maqaleh v. Gates, concluding that detainees held by the United States in Afghanistan do not have the right...
May 19, 2010
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Human Rights First commends the Senate Judiciary Committee for holding a hearing on May 19 to shine a light on the need to improve the U.S. asylum and refugee resettlement systems. Human Rights...
May 19, 2010
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Undeterred by having been barred from attending the military commissions herself, Carol Rosenberg of the Miami Herald had an excellent article on Monday about the ongoing lack of transparency of the...
May 19, 2010
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Washington, DC Human Rights First today praised members of the Senate Judiciary Committee for convening a hearing on the Refugee Protection Act of 2010 (S. 3113), legislation the group notes would...
May 18, 2010
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Galvanized by HRF's congressional advocacy, the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law, held a hearing today to discuss the need for continued U.S. support of judicial...
May 17, 2010
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Last week Daphne Eviatar hosted a live web chat to answer questions on military commissions, 9/11 trials, and Miranda rights--as well as what Guantanamo is like.If you missed it, listen to the audio...
May 13, 2010
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Cross-posted at The Huffington Post Testifying to the House Judiciary Committee today, Attorney General Eric Holder reiterated his support for civilian trials for suspected terrorists and emphasized...
May 13, 2010
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Cross-posted from The Huffington Post. Testifying to the House Judiciary Committee today, Attorney General Eric Holder reiterated his support for civilian trials for suspected terrorists and...

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