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Habeas on the Gate

Last Name: 
Colangelo-Bryan
First Name: 
Josh
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Colangelo_Bryan_Habeas.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Colangelo_Bryan_Habeas.pdfa
Author Name: 
Josh Colangelo-Bryan

Molecules of Therapy

Last Name: 
Truitt
First Name: 
Stephen
Middle Initial: 
M
Narrative Name: 
Molecules of Therapy
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Truitt_Molecules.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Truitt_Molecules.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
habeas corpus
General Tags: 
orgins of the litigation, meeting clients, torture
Author Name: 
Stephen Truitt
Author Bio: 
Steven Truitt has a private practice in Washington, DC.

My Worst Moment As a Lawyer

Last Name: 
Willet
First Name: 
Sabin
Narrative Name: 
My Worst Moment As a Lawyer
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Willet_My.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Willet_My.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
rejecting attorneys
General Tags: 
torture, Bagram, Afghanistan, Dilawar, Uighurs, China, enemy combatant, indefinite detetion, CSRTs, sham commisions
Author Name: 
Sabin Willet
Author Bio: 
P. Sabin Willett is a partner at Bingham McCutchen in Boston, Massachusetts.

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.

The Not-So-Secret Man

Last Name: 
Wizner
First Name: 
Ben
Narrative Name: 
The Not-So-Secret Man
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Watt and Wizner_The Not.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Watt and Wizner_The Not.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
how the client was captured
General Tags: 
Germany, Lebenon, secret detention sites, CIA rendition, torture, Albania
Author Name: 
Ben Wizner
Author Bio: 
Ben Wizner has been a staff attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union since 2001.

Family Photo

Last Name: 
Strauss
First Name: 
Jeffrey
Narrative Name: 
Family Photo
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Strauss_Family.DOC
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Strauss_Family.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
An Enemy Combatant's Wife
General Tags: 
9/11, australia, macarthur, enemy combatant, Jewish, Mamdouh, family, wife, trust, torture,
date: 
Sat, 2009-08-08
Author Name: 
Jeffrey Strauss
Author Bio: 
Jeffrey Strauss has practiced law at Mayer Brown in Chicago, Illinois, for 28 years, focusing on complex litigation and corporate transactions. He has also been involved in pro bono work on behalf of Guantánamo detainees.

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

Teach-In

Last Name: 
Sussman
First Name: 
Alan
Narrative Name: 
Teach-In
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Sussman_Teach-In.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Sussman_Teach-In.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
alternative forms of advocacy, habeas corpus
General Tags: 
Rasul, Seton Hall, isolation, suicides, torture
date: 
Mon, 2008-12-01
Author Name: 
Alan Sussman
Author Bio: 
Alan Sussman was a partner in the law firm Ricken, Goldman, Sussman & Blythe, Kingston, New York, and is currently an adjunct professor at Bard College.

Freedom of Information

Last Name: 
Singh
First Name: 
Amrit
Narrative Name: 
Freedom of Information
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/Singh_Freedom.doc
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/Singh_Freedom.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
Freedom of Information Act
General Tags: 
Abu Ghraib, torture, Bagram, Afghanistan, Rumsfeld, "Glomar" doctrine, interrogation
Author Name: 
Amrit Singh
Author Bio: 
Amrit Singh is a staff attorney at the Immigrants' Rights Project of the American Civil Liberties Union. She is coauthor (with Jameel Jaffer) of <i>Administration of Torture, A Documentary Record from Washington to Abu Ghraib and Beyond.</i>

I Love Cowboys

Last Name: 
O'Hara
First Name: 
Matthew
Narrative Name: 
I Love Cowboys
Word File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/word/O'Hara_I Love.DOC
PDFA File: 
http://dlib.nyu.edu/guantanamo/documents/pdfa/O'Hara_I Love.pdfa
Theme Tags: 
lawyers notes, meeting the client
General Tags: 
Pakistan, Gaza, the client's personal life, Syria, isolation, Tajikistan, torture, repatriation
Author Name: 
Matthew O'Hara
Author Bio: 
Matthew O’Hara is a partner of Reed Smith LLP in Chicago, Illinois.
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