Skip to main content

Supreme Court

From the Grant of Certiorari to the Decision in Boumediene/Al Odah

Last Name: 
Wilner
First Name: 
Thomas
Narrative Name: 
From the Grant of Certiorari to the Decision in Boumediene/Al Odah
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Wilner_From.DOC
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Wilner_From.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Boumediene/ Al Odah
General Tags: 
Supreme Court, Center for Constitutional Rights, Rasul
Author Name: 
Thomas 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.

Beyond Guantanamo

Last Name: 
Hafetz
First Name: 
Jonathan
Narrative Name: 
Beyond Guantanamo
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Hafetz_Beyond.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Hafetz_Beyond.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
how client was captured, imprisoned in the U.S.
General Tags: 
illegal detention, Navy brig, enemy combatant, Defense Intelligence Agency, DIA, Saudi Arabia, Supreme Court
Author Name: 
Jonathan Hafetz
Author Bio: 
Jonathan Hafetz is an attorney with the National Security Project of the American Civil Liberties Union and has litigated numerous post-9/11 detention cases.

You Have the Bodies

Last Name: 
Sullivan
First Name: 
Thomas
Narrative Name: 
You Have the Bodies
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Sullivan_You.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Sullivan_You.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
representing detainees at GTMO
General Tags: 
Charitable work, Pakistan, custody, United States Armed Forces, Guantanamo Bay, captured, Northern Alliance, Al Qaeda, September 11, 2001 attacks, interrogation, Cuba, military commissions, Center for Constitutional Rights, next friend petitions, Iraq, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Department of Justice, DOJ, security clearnance, protective order, secured facility, Afghanistan, classified evidence, maximum security, indefinitely imprisoned, volunteer lawyers, writs of habaes corpus, United States District Court for the District of Columbia, federal Constitution, suspension clause, due process, international conventions, international treaties, aliens, military custody, Al Odah v. U.S., Rasul v. Bush, Supreme Court, Combatant Status Review Tribunals, CSRT, enemy combatant, kangaroo courts, Detainee Treatment Act, DTA, Secretary of Defense, Hamdan v. Rumsfeld, Military Commissions Act, MCA, Code of Military Justice, UCMJ, detention, detained, Boumediene v. Bush, Johnson v. Eisentrager, Administrative Review Board Hearings, Tribunal Presidents, Personal Representative, torture, CSRT transcripts, redaction, Administrative Review Board, ARB, hearsay, hearsay allegations, coercion, worst of the worst, Air Sunshine, Lynx Air, CBQ, Combined Bachelors' Quarters, Joint Task Force, JTF, attorney-client privilege, honor bound to defend freedom, total isolation, detainee, Taliban, rule of law, unjust imprisonment, treaty obligations, fair hearing
Author Name: 
Thomas Sullivan

Escape from GTMO

Last Name: 
Mori
First Name: 
Michael
Middle Initial: 
D.
Narrative Name: 
Escape from GTMO
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Mori_Escape.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Mori_Escape.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Hicks, military commissions
General Tags: 
Rasul, Hamdan, Supreme Court, ghost sites, political solutions, Australia, released
Author Name: 
Michael D. (Dan) Mori
Author Bio: 
Major Michael D. Mori, U.S. Marine Corps, served as military defense counsel for Guantánamo detainee David Hicks. The views expressed are his personally and do not represent the views of the United States Marine Corps or the Department of Defense.

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.

Hamdi Narrative

Last Name: 
Kamens
First Name: 
Geremy
Narrative Name: 
Hamdi Narrative
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Kamens_Hamdi.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Kamens_Hamdi.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Hamdi, getting involved
General Tags: 
naval brig, Charleston, SC, Saudi Arabia, Supreme Court, enemy combatant, how habeas corpus petitions got started, Afghanistan, spurious evidence, Authorization for use of military force (AUMF), release
Author Name: 
Geremy Kamens
Author Bio: 
Geremy Kamens is First Assistant Federal Public Defender for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Of Heroes

Last Name: 
Eisenberg
First Name: 
Buz
Narrative Name: 
Of Heroes
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Eisenberg_Of Heroes.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Eisenberg_Of Heroes.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Heroism of lawyers
General Tags: 
Massachusetts, Civil Rights, freedom, heroism, Guantanamo Bay, Constitution, Supreme Court, Executive Branch, pro bono, Center for Constitutional Rights, International Justice Network, Tina Foster, Clive Stafford Smith, Reprieve, International Committee of the Red Cross, protective order, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Next Friend, Riyadh
Author Name: 
Buz Eisenberg
Author Bio: 
Buz Eisenberg is of counsel to Weinberg & Garber.

Lost and Found

Last Name: 
Docke
First Name: 
Bernard
Narrative Name: 
Lost and Found
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Docke_Lost.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Docke_Lost.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Powerlessness of lawyers
General Tags: 
Pakistan, Afghanistan, Germany, US Embassy, Turkish government, rule of law, criminal defense lawyer, torture, International law, international relations, diplomatic pressure, European Parliament, Council of Europe, Guantanamo Bay, Human Rights Organizations, Supreme Court, justice, Baher Azmy, CSRT, Taliban, Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Bush, media, Kandahar, CIA, Turkey, German Defense Ministry, Prime Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier, MCA
Author Name: 
Bernard Docke
Author Bio: 
Bernard Docke is a partner at Dr. Heinrich Hannover und Partner in Bremen, Germany.
Syndicate content