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Press Releases

Second Circuit Court of Appeals Rules Corporations Cannot Stop Release of Government Documents February 8, 2017, New York – Today, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed an appeal by private...

CCR in the News

February 15, 2017

CCR in the News

...In Maryland, opponents of anti-BDS legislation include Muslim, Jewish and Christian advocacy organizations working together to promote a better future for all in the Middle East. Civil rights giants like the ACLU and the Center for Constitutional Rights have also weighed in against the bills...
February 15, 2017

CCR in the News

... The vast majority of “terrorists” cited in the CIS study were convicted for providing “material support” to designated terrorist organizations, not for actually planning or committing acts of violence. According to the Center for Constitutional Rights , the material-support statute, one of the...
February 15, 2017

CCR in the News

...Last month, the New York City-based Immigrant Defense Project, in partnership with the Center for Constitutional Rights, published an expansive report detailing patterns and practices of ICE raids revealed through years of litigation and freedom of information requests. Described as a “toolkit”...
February 8, 2017

CCR in the News

An appeals court in San Francisco hears legal arguments Tuesday on Donald Trump’s executive order blocking some non-citizens from entering the United States. Critics call the order a de facto “Muslim ban”. The U.S. government denies singling out Muslims. In Seattle, U.S. District Court Judge James...
February 7, 2017

Blog Post

“Five soldiers were taking turns to rape a 25 year old woman after they butchered her husband with a knife, when her eight month old son started crying because he was hungry and wanted to be breast fed. To silence him, they killed him too with a knife.” This is the nature of reports currently...
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