Marking 10 years of Injustice at GTMO: Seeking Accountability for Torture & Unjust U.S. Detentions (in San Francisco / Bay Area)
Date: January 19, 2012
San Francisco, CA
WHEN: Thursday, January 19, 2012@7:00pm
WHERE: 518 Valencia: Eric Quesada Center for Culture & Politics, 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA
Vincent Warren, Executive Director, Center for Constitutional Rights
Almerindo Ojeda, principal investigator for the Guantánamo Testimonials Project at UC Davis, the founding director of the university's Center for the Study of Human Rights in the Americas, and the author of the article Death in Guantanamo: Suicide or Dryboarding? which raises more questions about the three 2006 deaths at Guantánamo, the families of two of whom are represented by CCR
James A. Nickovich, attorney who represents men detained at Guantanamo before federal courts and military commissions. Represented Sudanese national Mohammed Noor Uthman.
WHY: In the month marking the shameful tenth anniversary of Guantánamo's opening, the Center for Constitutional Rights presents a panel discussion on Guantánamo, the lack of accountability for US torture practices, and the broader system of unjust U.S. detentions. Join us, and together let’s grow a movement to close Guantanamo and end all unjust US detentions.