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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...
May 13, 2010
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Washington, DC Troubled by reports that the Obama administration is considering modifications to the Miranda rule, three of the FBI's most experienced interrogators and terrorism experts today told...
May 12, 2010
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By Daphne Eviatar, Senior Associate, Law and SecurityIn a letter that Human Rights First sent today, joined by the ACLU, Human Rights Watch, the National Institute of Military Justice and Amnesty...
May 11, 2010
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Ever wonder what Guantanamo is really like? Confused about the ever-changing news cycle on military commissions, 9/11 trials, and Miranda rights? Now is your chance to ask an HRF expert.On Wednesday...
May 11, 2010
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Washington, DC Human Rights First today urged Col. David Lapan, Department of Defense Press Director, to reconsider the decision to ban four journalists from covering future military commission...
May 10, 2010
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By C. Dixon Osburn, Law and Security Program DirectorCrossposted from Huffington PostFidel Castro is within spitting distance of this American outpost on Cuba, but don't come with any grand ideas of...
May 07, 2010
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By C. Dixon Osburn, Director, Law and Security programDoes threatening a prisoner with rape and death, even implicitly, mean that a court should suppress admission of a crime because those statements...
May 07, 2010
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The Jury of the Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders (MEA), meeting in Geneva, announces its Laureate for 2010, Muhannad Al-Hassani, a Syrian lawyer who has bravely defended human rights...
May 07, 2010
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Washington, DC Human Rights First today decried proposed legislation that would strip United States citizens of their citizenship for "providing material support or resources to a foreign terrorist...

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