CCR in the News

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Attorney Shayana Kadidal fields questions regarding Vulcan Soceity v. FDNY.

An up-to-date list of major press coverage of CCR's work, "CCR in the News" provides summaries of each article's content, the publication and publication date, as well as a scanned version of the original article. The scanned articles can be viewed or downloaded as pdf files.

Currently "CCR in the News" covers the last two years of our major press coverage.

  1. Family of Killed U.S. Activist Rachel Corrie are Still Searching for Justice

    BBC News10/12/2007 - 12:37

    Relatives of US activist Rachel Corrie are planning to sue Caterpillar Inc.

  2. Caterpillar Escapes Liability for Israeli Bulldozer Operations

    New York Sun10/12/2007 - 12:34

    A federal appeals court rejected an appeal from American peace activist Rachel Corrie and declared that Caterpillar Inc. cannot be held liable for the use of its bulldozers in Israeli military operations

  3. Appeals Court to Hear Corrie Suit Monday

    Seattle-Post Intelligencer10/12/2007 - 12:31

    A judge dismisses parents' attempt to sue Caterpillar corporation

  4. Corrie v. Caterpillar: The Struggle for Justice Continues

    The Electronic Intifada10/12/2007 - 12:20

    A lawsuit filed against Caterpillar corporation is seeking compensatory damages and an order to enjoin Caterpillar sales of bulldozers until Israel stops its practice of home demolitions.

  5. Above the Law

    Salon.com10/12/2007 - 12:17

    Editorial piece accusing Bush of overstepping his boundaries of executive power and engaging in unchecked wiretapping without the approval from Congress

  6. Ex-Bolivia Leader Target of Lawsuit

    The Miami Herald10/12/2007 - 12:15

    The CCR and other human rights lawyers filed a lawsuit against former Bolivian president Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada, accusing him of suppressing a 2003 riot which left over 60 people dead and hundreds wounded.

  7. The Guantanamo Bay Bar

    National Journal10/12/2007 - 12:13

    On June 28,2004, the Supreme Court declared that, in Rasul v. Bush, 14 enemy combatants held in Guantanamo Bay could challenge their imprisonment in a federal court.

  8. Detainee's Lawyers: US Broke Own Rules

    The Philadelphia Inquirer10/12/2007 - 12:10

    Lawyers for Guantanamo Bay detainees' alleged that U.S. violated its own rules in the Combatant Status Review Tribunals after it labeled hundreds of prisoners as enemy combatants.

  9. U.S. Won't Limit Detainee's Visits with Attorneys

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 12:03

    After drawing wide criticism for attempting to prohibit basic right's of detainees, the U.S. declared it would not limit detainees' visits with attorneys.

  10. Syria, US Torture Center

    The Nation10/12/2007 - 11:59

    US officials deliberately sent Maher Arar to Syria under the likelihood that he would be tortured.