I want to take a closer look at this Democracy in Europe Movement. I see where the Spanish Judge, Baltasar Garzon is part of it. Click on the small text under the Title of this posting, the category “Baltasar Garzon”, to generate a list of postings related to him. The first is 2009-03-31 Will a […]
2015-12-01 Baltasar Garzon considers it crucial that the financial and arms flows to ISIL be investigated, and he seeks change in law to prosecute global corporations.
What is the importance of Garzon’s recent “crucial that the financial and arms flows to ISIL be investigated“ ? Two excerpts from 2015-11-22 Offshore Banking and ISIS. The flow of money and weapons to ISIS is unlikely to be stopped because it would mean shutting down the offshore banking of the elites. (causes of terrorism) Universally, […]
2015-11-30 Baltasar Garzon: ISIS … also requires investigation of financial support and arms deliveries to the extremists
http://sputniknews.com/world/20151130/1031009792/financial-flows-isil.html Cutting Financial Flows, Traffic of Arms Vital to Counter ISIL The head of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s legal team, Baltasar Garzon, considers it to be crucial that the financial and arms flows to ISIL be investigated, stressing that so far “it has not been done enough there.” MADRID (Sputnik) — The fight against Islamic State (ISIL, […]
2015-08-20 Spain’s campaigning judge, Baltasar Garzon, seeks change in law to prosecute global corporations. The Guardian
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/aug/20/spain-judge-baltasar-garzon-prosecute-global-corporations#comments Baltasar Garzón to push for economic and environmental crimes to be treated as those against humanity at international conference next month Baltasar Garzon’s innovative use of universal jurisdiction is under attack from Spain’s government. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters Ashifa Kassam in Madrid He has brought down governments, closed newspapers and ordered the arrests of dictators. […]
2012-07-25 Wedding of Strength: Julian Assange and Former Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzon
Former Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzon is chief of Julian Assange’s defence team, as of July, 2012. Current media mentions Garzon’s actions vis-a-vis Pinochet. It might say that Baltasar Garzon came under heavy fire for proceedings related to Franco-era “disappearance” of people in Spain. It usually omits Garzon’s actions in relation to Bush and torture at Guantanamo. He lost his […]
2012-09-27 Julian Assange addresses the UN by satellite linkup (full version).
Click on: Julian Assange addresses UN (Full Version with Q&A) Video Published on Sep 27, 2012 by RussiaToday. Julian Assange addressed permanent representatives to the UN General Assembly at a high-level talk on the legal and ethical legitimacy of diplomatic asylum – READ MORE http://on.rt.com/f3jgtl ‘It is time for the US to cease its persecution […]
2010-04-08 Yay! Ramsey Clark to Head Investigation into Bush Crimes. & Alarm, Spanish Judge Garzon to stand trial.
This is in follow-up to email “Geo Bush will be arrested eventually”, sent March 15, 2010. A MOST REMARKABLE DEVELOPMENT: Ramsey Clark (born December 18, 1927) is an American lawyer and former United States Attorney General. He is now “the chairperson of an international campaign to investigate war crimes committed by officials from the Bush […]
2010-03-15 Can you have Democracy without Law Enforcement? Updates, arrest of Geo Bush for war crimes. Francis Boyle, Splitting the Sky.
Can you have democracy if you don’t have enforcement of the laws? It’s a piece-of-cake to arrest the little guy for creating a public disturbance, the abusive alcoholic who was himself abused; the test is whether you have the balls to arrest the big guys. But how much are WE willing to uphold the rule […]
2009-10-08 Arrest Bush: Letters to RCMP and Chief of Police. COMPREHENSIVE argument.
Related to the Bush visit (Oct 20-21-22 Edmonton-Saskatoon-Montreal). Letters (below) to: RCMP F Division (Sask) Commander (arrest) Chief of Police (arrest) Letter to the Attorney General of Canada (prosecution) Interesting update, item 15 in the letters: “LAW & ORDER” TV PROGRAMME MAKES CASE FOR PROSECUTION OF BUSH ADMINISTRATION TORTURERS, OCTOBER 2, 2009 I almost feel […]
2009-09-08 Garzon, criminal charges against “the Bush six” re torture in Guantanamo Bay (wikipedia)
Wikipedia does a good job of drawing the strings together. The text is below; please click on the link to see the original, with active links and footnotes: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bush_Six The Bush Six is a term which refers to six former officials of the United States government under the presidency of George W. Bush (2001–09), following […]