24-Dec-2004 : New violence claims in terror suspect case

Wandsworth Borough News http://www.wb-news.co.uk/display.var.556830.0.new_violence_claims_in_terror_suspect_case.php

 

15-Dec-2004 : Union will campaign to free ex-student imprisoned under terror laws

Felix On-line http://www.felixonline.co.uk/2002-04/article.php?aid=2072

 

15-Dec-2004 : CPS changes story over Babar

Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=4968

 

14-Dec-2004 : Justice is not an Agent of the `War on Terror`

www.bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/ican/A3406600

 

09-Dec-2004 : US news agency reports on Babar’s case

National Public Radio, US http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4208451

 

08-Dec-2004 : Blunkett reveals his double standards on extradition

Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=4925

 

06-Dec-2004 : UK-US Extradition Flawed By Lord Goodhart QC

The Times, 06 December 2004

UK-US extradition
From Lord Goodhart, QC

Sir, The extradition treaty signed last year by the UK and US is seriously flawed and offers no reciprocity. It allows America to extradite an individual from the UK without having to produce evidence that there is a prima facie case to answer, but the UK still has to provide prima facie evidence to get extradition from the US.

In addition, we were assured by the Government that the treaty would be ratified by the US in the early days of 2004, but the US Senate has so far failed to do so. Meanwhile, the UK has implemented the treaty without waiting for American ratification.

I will be raising these issues with the Government in the House of Lords on Monday.

If the US believes in the constitutional principle that people cannot be extradited without evidence, it should not expect nor ask the UK to extradite people to it without evidence. Nor should it expect us to implement a treaty that it has failed to ratify.

I am particularly concerned by the efforts of the US to extradite people for alleged crimes that have little connection with America.

Yours sincerely,
WILLIAM GOODHART
(Liberal Democrat spokesperson for the Lord Chancellor’s Department),
House of Lords.
December 4.

 

04-Dec-2004 : Demanding justice for Babar (Protest at Woodhill Prison)

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=4600

 

02-Dec-2004 : Stop the War on Civil Liberties

Felix On-Line http://www.felixonline.co.uk/2002-04/article.php?aid=1998

 

28-Nov-2004 : Protest held for terror suspect

BBC News http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/4048247.stm

 

27-Nov-2004 : Babar Ahmad’s trial begins

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=4151

 

20-Nov-2004 : Babar Ahmad’s hearing this week

Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=3713

 

20-Nov-2004 : Babar Ahmad extradition – US authorities clutching at straws

Spy Blog, Watching them Watching Us http://www.spy.org.uk/spyblog/archives/2004/11/babar_ahmad_ext.html

 

07-Nov-2004 : 9/11 terror act ‘new internment’

Sunday Life, Belfast Telegraph http://www.sundaylife.co.uk/news/story.jsp?story=580168

 

23-Oct-2004 : Tourist brochure could lead to Guantanamo

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=2972

 

14-Oct-2004 : No bail over terror charge

Wandsworth Guardian http://www.wandsworthguardian.co.uk/search/display.var.536317.0.no_bail_over_terror_charge.php

 

13-Oct-2004 : Babar faces court that could extradite him

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=2901

 

07-Oct-2004 : MP demands answers over police beating

Wandsworth Guardian http://www.wandsworthguardian.co.uk/search/display.var.533838.0.mp_demands_answers_over_police_beating.php

 

02-Oct-2004 : Guantanamo hostage’s father gives support

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=2652

 

25-Sep-2004 : Letter from Babar Ahmad to the Guardian Magazine

The Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/weekend/story/0,,1310964,00.html

 

16-Sep-2004 : Officers not charged over alleged brutality

Wandsworth Guardian http://www.wandsworthguardian.co.uk/search/display.var.527927.0.officers_not_charged_over_alleged_brutality.php

 

11-Sep-2004 : Guantanamo in our back yard

The Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/weekend/story/0,,1300887,00.html

 

11-Sep-2004 : Muslim held in terror raid ‘suffered 50 injuries’

The Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,,1302018,00.html

 

10-Sep-2004 : Terror arrest ‘abuse’ file closed

BBC News http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/3644452.stm

 

04-Sep-2004 : I dared to seek for the truth in a false world – Letter from Babar Ahmad

The Socialist Worker http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=2161

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