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Entries by Human Rights First from 09/2009

Generals on Torture, Lawyer on Gitmo: Word is Spreading

| Posted 09.16.2009 | Huffington Post

Cross-posted from the Human Rights First Blog Two interesting reads that pick up our work on torture and Guantanamo this week: Tom Ricks comments in...

Russian Neo-Nazi Gang on Trial for Hate Crimes: Rethinking Crime and Punishment in Saint Petersburg

| Posted 09.21.2009 | World

By Alexander Verkhovsky and Paul LeGendre A prominent trial in Saint Petersburg risks going all but unnoticed, yet deserves all the attention it can ...

A Day in the Life of Guantanamo Military Commissions

| Posted 09.22.2009 | Politics

By Gabor Rona International Legal Director In true "Camp Justice" fashion, scores of people - lawyers, press, victim families, court personnel, obser...

Not With a Bang, but With a Whimper: Another Day in the Life of Guantanamo Military Commissions

| Posted 09.24.2009 | Politics

Although the judge granted the Obama Administration's request, he also did not fail to take note that the government was seeking its third delay in connection with events that occurred nine years ago.