Center for Constitutional Rights

Nika Knight, staff writer
Michael Ratner—the renowned civil rights lawyer who sued Donald Rumsfeld over the United States' use of torture , defended whistleblower Julian Assange and WikiLeaks , and oversaw a lawsuit that successfully eradicated the NYPD's controversial "stop and frisk" practice—died from complications of cancer in Manhattan on Wednesday. #MichaelRatner...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"Our actions are a simple act of solidarity," said Chris Knestrick from...
Murtaza Hussain, The Intercept
In a stunning legal decision issued today , the Third Circuit Court of Appeals...