Guns and Butter 1pm Today - Michael Ratner: Tyranny Abroad, Police State At Home

Guns & Butter

Wednesday, March 7, 2007, 1:00pm

Tyranny Abroad, Police State at Home

Interview with attorney and President of the Center for Constitutional Rights, Michael Ratner. Michael Ratner has led the center in its aggressive legal fight against the post - 9/11 violations of civil liberties by the Bush administration. He was part of a small group of lawyers that first took on representation of the Guantanamo detainees in January 2001, a case that went to the supreme court where a major victory was won in June 2004.

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I'm pretty sure the lawsuit was filed in 2002. Just pasting the info Bonnie gave me, after being up 'til 2am and then again this morning producing the show.