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Boumediene

Somalia? You're Going to Be Here a Long Time.

Last Name: 
MacLean
First Name: 
Emi
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/MacLean_Somalia.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/MacLean_Somalia.pdfa

The Grant of Cert

Last Name: 
Wilner
First Name: 
Tom
Narrative Name: 
The Grant of Cert
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Wilner_The Grant.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Wilner_The Grant.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Boumediene/ Al Odah
General Tags: 
Military Commissions Act, US Supreme Court, Boumediene, Al Odah, Suspension Clause, habeas corpus, grant of certification, Detainee Treatment Act, Wilmer Hale, Stephen Abraham,
Author Name: 
Tom Wilner
Author Bio: 
Tom Wilner is an associate of Shearman & Sterling in Washington, DC.

A Long Strange Trip: Guantanamo and the Scarcity of Int'l Law

Last Name: 
Wilson
First Name: 
Richard
Narrative Name: 
A Long Strange Trip: Guantanamo and the Scarcity of Int'l Law
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Wilson_A Long.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Wilson_A Long.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
meeting the client/family
General Tags: 
travel to home country, Boumediene, Canada, Rasul, Center for Constitutional Rights, torture, illegal rendition, child soldiers, Hamdan, Supreme Court,
Author Name: 
Richard Wilson
Author Bio: 
Richard Wilson is professor of law and Director of the International Human Rights Law Clinic at American University Washington College of Law in Washington, DC.

First Cases

Last Name: 
Ratner
First Name: 
Michael
Narrative Name: 
First Cases
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Ratner_First.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Ratner_First.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
military tribunals
General Tags: 
Center for Constitutional Rights, torture, indefinite detention, 9/11, suspension of habeas corpus, Hicks, Rasul, Boumediene, Al Odah, Hamdan, Abu Ghraib, Padilla, CSRTs
Author Name: 
Michael Ratner
Author Bio: 
Michael Ratner is an attorney and the president of the Center for Constitutional Rights. With CCR he is the author of <i>The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld: A Prosecution by Book.</i>

Guantanamo Flashbacks

Last Name: 
Remes
First Name: 
David
Narrative Name: 
Guantanamo Flashbacks
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Remes_Guantanamo.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Remes_Guantanamo.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
getting involved in the litigation, travel to GTMO, getting into the camp,
General Tags: 
Yemen, Supreme Court, Hamdan, Military Commissions Act, Rasul, Boumediene, secure facility, protective order, indefinite detention, camp layout, bureaucracy,
Author Name: 
David Remes
Author Bio: 
David Remes is Legal Director of Appeal for Justice, a nonprofit human rights and civil liberties litigation firm. Before founding Appeal for Justice in 2008, he was a partner at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, DC.

Speech

Last Name: 
Hoffer
First Name: 
Melissa
Narrative Name: 
Speech
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Hoffer_Speech.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Hoffer_Speech.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
dark sites, indefinite detention
General Tags: 
torture, Boumediene, interrogation, FOIA, immediate response force, how clients ended up in GTMO
Author Name: 
Melissa Hoffer
Author Bio: 
Melissa Hoffer is Vice President of the Conservation Law Foundation. She represented Guantánamo detainees while a junior partner at WilmerHale.
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