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Amicus Brief | February 29, 2000
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Second Circuit: Human Rights First filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in the case of Diallo v. INS seeking to overturn a “precedent” decision of the Board of...
Amicus Brief | December 31, 2006
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Fifth Circuit: Human Rights First, along with Human Rights Watch, the Harvard Law School Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program and the Harvard Law School Human Rights Program’s International Human...
Amicus Brief | May 09, 2010
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Brief of Amici Curiae international human rights organizations and eperts in support of petition for writ of certiorari. Download 
Amicus Brief | March 15, 2017
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Summary of Argument As President George Washington wrote to a religious minority community containing many immigrants in 1790, “the Government of the United States . . . gives to bigotry no...
Amicus Brief | June 01, 2017
The executive branch is attempting to use a military commission, rather than the readily available federal courts, to try Petitioner for involvement in the bombing of the USS Cole in 2000 and...
Testimony | June 25, 2014
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Statement for the Record on  “An Administration-Made Disaster: The South Texas Border Surge of Unaccompanied Minors”  Submitted to the House Judiciary Committee on ...
Factsheet | February 24, 2015
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This synopsis includes the six most important elements of an authorization for use of military force (AUMF) against ISIL – some of which are already included in the Obama administration’s proposed...
Letter | June 13, 2013
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In the wake of revelations that the National Security Administration obtained private user data from several technology companies, Human Rights First President and CEO Elisa Massimino sent a letter...