People on the government’s no-fly list are denied their constitutional right to due process, because the government’s procedures to challenge inclusion on the secretive roster are “wholly ineffective,” U.S. District Judge Anna Brown declared in a case brought by thirteen American citizens and supported by the ACLU.
|By: Peter Van Buren Tuesday July 1, 2014 10:02 am|
|By: Kevin Gosztola Thursday December 5, 2013 5:18 pm|
A significant challenge to the constitutionality of the Department of Homeland Security’s “No Fly” list has been ongoing in San Francisco, California, in a trial before a district court judge this week.
|By: Swopa Friday March 1, 2013 8:00 pm|
It almost qualifies as well-targeted advertising.
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Sunday October 7, 2012 7:40 am|
Not much daylight between that witch hunt in Malaysia and this one in the United States.
|By: Siun Sunday May 13, 2012 6:00 pm|
A tribunal convened in Kuala Lumpur found George Bush, Donald Rumsfeld, Dick Cheney and five administration attorneys – Gonzales, Yoo, Bybee, Addington and Haynes – guilty of war crimes yesterday.
|By: Jane Hamsher Friday April 27, 2012 11:50 am|
The White House wants to fast track the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) “free trade” agreement with Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam. Japan is waiting in the wings, Canada and Mexico want in, Taiwan has announced its intention to meet membership requirements and China says it will “earnestly study” whether to seek entry into the agreement.
Basically, the TPP is NAFTA on steroids.
|By: Siun Wednesday June 2, 2010 5:45 am|
Second wave of Freedom Flotilla to Gaza begins, Israel still blocks full accounting of casualties during attack on Monday.