Law and Justice

Rule of Law
As a branch of government it is unique from the other two branches of government – the legislative. and executive branches – in that the supreme Justices are arbiters of what is allowed or prevented by the US Constitution as the ultimate source of the rule of law in America.
Saleh v. Bush involves claims by an Iraqi woman, Sundus Shaker Saleh, that former President George W. Bush and other high ranking Bush-era officials broke the law when they planned and waged the Iraq War.
The case, Saleh v. Bush, involves claims by an Iraqi mother that George W. Bush, Richard Cheney, Colin Powell, Donald Rumsfeld, Condoleezza Rice, and Paul Wolfowitz — waged a war of aggression against Iraq in 2003,
“Promote the human dignity, justice, equality and the rule of law”? Will any Saudi official involved in human rights violations not to mention State support of terrorist organizations in Syria, Iraq, be called to account to the Court?
The Great US Border Crisis Hoax. Partial Shutdown of US Government. Trump Mulls Emergency Declaration By Stephen Lendman, January 12, 2019
Gilets Jaunes in 2019: French Democracy Dead or Alive? By Diana Johnstone, January 12, 2019
mumia
Evidence of Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Innocence: Six “Lost” Mumia Case Boxes Found in District Attorney Abandoned Furniture Closet By Prison Radio, January 12, 2019
U.S.
If Trump Declares a National Emergency, He’ll Be Breaking the Law By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, January 12, 2019
Someone’s Finally Going to Jail over the Panama Papers: A Turkish Journalist Who Reported True Facts from Them By Boing Boing, January 12, 2019
Nicaragua – The Irony of the NICA Act Being Signed into Law by Trump By Lauren Smith, January 11, 2019
French Government Moves to Impose a Police State in Response to Gilets Jaunes By Kurt Nimmo, January 10, 2019
Trudeau’s Vacuous Haiti Declaration Ignores Revolution, Slavery By Yves Engler, January 10, 2019
Human Rights Defenders Call Out Israel on Dangerous Herbicides Sprayed over Gaza By IMEMC, January 10, 2019
In Pictures: The Largest Strike in History Is Happening in India Right Now By Ben Cowles, January 09, 2019
French Prime Minister Proposes Government Registry of Demonstrators By Alex Lantier, January 09, 2019
US Snatches Chinese Executive – Sets Dangerous Precedent. “Trying to Provoke, Humiliate China” By Tony Cartalucci, January 09, 2019
US Israel-Palestine “Peace Deal”: $250bn Compensation by Arab States for “Jewish Property Left Behind” By Middle East Monitor, January 08, 2019
Israel Seeks $250 Billion Compensation Related to Stealing Historic Palestine By Stephen Lendman, January 08, 2019
CBC Scrutiny of Jewish National Fund (JNF). Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East By Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East, January 08, 2019
U.S.
A Foreign Affair: Trump’s Dominican Republic Deal By Julie Anne Miranda-Brobeck, January 08, 2019
Trump Escalates Confrontation over Federal Shutdown By Patrick Martin, January 08, 2019
Legal Petition Urges Feds to Severely Restrict Pesticides in Endangered Species Critical Habitat By Center For Biological Diversity, January 08, 2019
Illegal Logging in Peru By David Hill, January 08, 2019
What Would a Yellow Vest Movement Look Like in the United States? By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, January 07, 2019
Rio de Janeiro State Governor and Bolsonaro Ally Calls for Brazil to “Open Its Own Guantanamo” By Reprieve, January 06, 2019
Within Hours of Taking Office, “Trump of the Tropics” Starts Assault on the Amazon By Andy Rowell, January 06, 2019
Bolsonaro and the Rainforest By Paul R. Pillar, January 06, 2019
Canadian Political Prisoners. Human Rights and the Persecution of Canadian Muslims By J. B. Gerald, January 05, 2019
French Police Arrest “Yellow Vest” Spokesman Eric Drouet By Anthony Torres, January 04, 2019
Fight for Net Neutrality Continues as Congress Exposes Its Own Corruption By Fight for the Future, January 03, 2019
NATO Member-states to be Sued for 1999 Attack on Serbia By Srdjan Aleksic and Biljana Ristic, January 03, 2019
The Broader U.S. Movement for Peace, Economic Justice, Civil Rights and the Environment By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, January 02, 2019
mumia
Judge Orders Rehearing of 4 Rejected Appeals: Surprise Ruling Opens New Avenue for Mumia to Win New Trial on His Murder Conviction By Dave Lindorff, January 02, 2019
President Trump’s Lawyer Rudy Giuliani Says Do Not Prosecute Julian Assange By Adam Dick, January 02, 2019
Israeli Supreme Court Refuses to Allow Discussion of Full Equal Rights & ‘State of All Its Citizens’ Bill in Knesset By Adalah, January 02, 2019
When “Green” Doesn’t “Grow”: Facing Up to the Failures of Profit-Driven Climate Policy By Sean Sweeney and John Treat, January 01, 2019
The Judge Tucker Court of Appeal’s Decision Opens the Door to Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Freedom By International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal, January 01, 2019
School Employee Sues District for Israel Loyalty Oath in Contract By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, December 31, 2018
“Environmental Buccaneering”: Adani’s Stalling Mega-Mining Project in Northern Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, December 30, 2018
Twitter and the Smearing of Corbyn and Assange: A Research Note on the “Integrity Initiative” By Mark Curtis, December 30, 2018
Occupied Palestine in 2018: Record Deaths and Injuries, Food Insecurity, Demolitions, Record Low Humanitarian Funding By ReliefWeb, December 30, 2018
Biggest Stories of 2018: Israel Announced Apartheid, Shot Thousands of Civilians By Juan Cole, December 29, 2018
Report on President’s Environmental Record so Far ‘Reminds Us that Trump Soap Opera Has Dire Real-World Consequences’ By Jessica Corbett, December 29, 2018
U.S. Immigration Policy Contributes to Another Child Death By Physicians for Human Rights, December 28, 2018
Gaza: The Palestinians Who Died During the Great March of Return By Ahmad Nafi and Chloé Benoist, December 28, 2018
The Plight of Children in a Neoliberal World By Peter Koenig, December 28, 2018
Demand Transparency in Medicare for All By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, December 27, 2018
Failed Regime Change in Nicaragua. OAS and Amnesty International: Killing, Torturing Sandinistas Is OK By Stephen Sefton, December 27, 2018
Palestinians
In Bethlehem, I Had a Vivid Experience of What Israel’s Occupation Feels Like By Ghada Karmi, December 27, 2018
Trump Administration Indicts Chinese Nationals on Alleged Cyber Espionage Charges By Stephen Lendman, December 26, 2018
New U.S. Government Financial Accounting Loopholes. Concealing Where Money is Actually Spent By Michele Ferri and Jonathan Lurie, December 23, 2018
Illegal Land Grab and Human Rights Abuses in the Congo By Survival International, December 22, 2018
Video: School Pathologist Loses Her Job for Refusing to Sign a Pro-Israel Oath By TRT World, December 22, 2018
Federal Court Blocks Trump Asylum Ban Again By American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), December 21, 2018
National Interest or Personal Interest: Theresa May’s “War of Words” with Tony Blair By Lesley Docksey, December 20, 2018
Humanitarian Tragedy in Yemen: Famine, US-Saudi Blockade on Food and Medicine By Dr Yousef Al-Haderi and Vanessa Beeley, December 20, 2018
The Constitutional Right to Boycott Israel By Stephen Lendman, December 20, 2018
“We Want Goldman Sachs Here”: This Is Malaysia’s Playbook For Prosecuting 1MDB Case By Zero Hedge, December 20, 2018
Crimes Against Humanity: The British Empire By Paul Gregoire, December 20, 2018
Canada: Pro-Israel MPs Flout NDP Policy By Yves Engler, December 18, 2018
Canada Serves the US Empire…Again…and Again… By Jim Miles, December 18, 2018
Ottawa Sends Contradictory Messages on Arms Control By Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East, December 18, 2018
Israel: Ethnic Cleansing, Land Theft, Apartheid and Racism against Palestinians By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, December 18, 2018
Why the US Senate Vote to End Yemen War Is So Important By Rep. Ron Paul, December 18, 2018
Number of Gun Deaths in US at All Time High By Daily Sabah, December 18, 2018
Growing US Public Support for One State Shared Equally by Israelis and Palestinians Falls on Deaf Ears By Jonathan Cook, December 17, 2018
Federal Court Rules Obamacare Unconstitutional By Stephen Lendman, December 17, 2018
Crimes against Humanity, Trump “Fills the Child Jails”: Nearly 15,000 Children Held in Detention Camps Across America By Niles Niemuth, December 16, 2018
The Case of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou: American Sheriffs Acting Outside of Their Jurisdictions By Wayne Madsen, December 15, 2018
How We’re Getting Net Neutrality Back By Timothy Karr, December 15, 2018
China’s Toughness v. Weak-Kneed Russia: Beijing’s Response to Arrest of Meng Wanzhou By Stephen Lendman, December 14, 2018
Averting World Conflict with China By Ron Unz, December 14, 2018
“Five Eyes” Intelligence Agencies Behind Drive Against Chinese Telecom Giant Huawei. By Nick Beams, December 14, 2018
Federal Judge Orders Mueller to Turn over Flynn Material By Jonathan Turley, December 14, 2018
Democrats Downplay Google Censorship at Congressional Hearing By Andre Damon, December 14, 2018
Julian Assange: No Surrender By Ann Garrison, December 13, 2018
9/11: The Evidence. “Conclusive Evidence that Federal Crimes were Committed”. Grand Jury Breakthrough vested with Subpoena Power By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, December 13, 2018
Seven Decades after UN Resolution 194 on the “Right of Return”: Why Haven’t Palestinian Refugees Returned Home? By Ghada Karmi, December 13, 2018
Plan A+: Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Withdraws Rival Brexit Plan after Charity Watchdog’s Investigation By Alice Ross and Lawrence Carter, December 13, 2018
Clinton Foundation CFO Spills Beans to Investigators By Zero Hedge, December 12, 2018
Intellectual Freedom at the University of Sydney, “Offensive to Israel”: Prof. Tim Anderson By Prof. Tim Anderson, December 12, 2018
Nikki Haley
Nikki Haley: Cheerleader for Apartheid Israel, Swan-song at the United Nations, an Embarrassment By Prof. Kamel Hawwash, December 12, 2018
In Early Holiday ‘Gift to Polluters,’ Trump Guts Protections for 60 Percent of Nation’s Streams, Wetlands, and Waterways By Julia Conley, December 12, 2018
Evolving US-China Telecom Technology Trade War: Canada Grants Bail to HuaWei Sabrina Meng Wanzhou By Stephen Lendman, December 12, 2018