Chiquita’s Alleged Victims Can Sue for Torture, But Not Terrorism

By: Saturday June 4, 2011 5:00 pm

As fatster noted, Judge Kenneth Marra has allowed the suit against Chiquita for its support of Colombian terrorists to go forward. But the ruling is fascinating, because it holds that the plaintiffs can sue for Chiquita’s involvement in torture, but not for its involvement in terrorism.

Apparently, Reporting on Right Wing Death Squads Is Now Material Support for Terrorism

By: Friday July 9, 2010 7:40 am

The logical next step after treating counseling on conflict negotiating as material support for terrorism is to treat reporting on conflict negotiations as material support for terrorism.

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