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CCR in the News

August 17, 2018

CCR in the News

... But Center for Constitutional Rights lawyer Pamela C. Spees, who is heading SMUG’s legal team, said it’s no win for Lively. The minister and his lawyers “clearly wanted the language taken out,” she told the Globe. “It stayed in the [lower court] opinion. They can spin it all they want, but they...
August 17, 2018

CCR in the News

...Pamela C. Spees, the lead attorney for the plaintiffs and a lawyer at the Center for Constitutional Rights, which is representing SMUG for free, scoffed at the idea Lively notched a victory in the appeals court ruling. “They clearly wanted the language taken out. It stayed in the [lower court]...
August 17, 2018

CCR in the News

... On July 23, IDP and the Center for Constitutional Rights launched an interactive map called ICEwatch that details almost 700 raids conducted across the country, including the one at the Molina residence. Using data obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request and IDP’s own work...
August 17, 2018

CCR in the News

... Neither a spokesman for the Strategic Affairs Ministry, which handles BDS issues, nor the Interior Ministry had an explanation for why Warren, executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, a progressive nonprofit legal advocacy organization based in New York City, was also barred...
August 10, 2018

CCR in the News

After a 17-year immigration battle, a Yemeni-American family is reunited with their son. Since 2002, Ali Ahmad’s US citizen father Ahmed Ali Mohammed has petitioned for a visa for his son to enter the states from Yemen. The Center for Constitutional Rights documented the numerous setbacks in Ahmad’...

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