For Immediate Release
CCR Urges President Obama To Veto National Defense Authorization Act
U.S. Citizens’ Right to Trial at Stake
WASHINGTON - In the wake of the House-Senate conference’s approval of the controversial National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) issued the following statement:
The Center for Constitutional Rights is dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Founded in 1966 by attorneys who represented civil rights movements in the South, CCR is a non-profit legal and educational organization committed to the creative use of law as a positive force for social change.