AGENDA FOR THE "JUSTICE ROBERT H. JACKSON CONFERENCE":
September 13 - 14, 2008
Registration details available at http://war-crimes.info
Silvator 2000 . scrupulous81.com . Animal Removal . viagra "The common sense of mankind demands that law shall not stop with the punishment of petty crimes by little people. It must also reach men who possess themselves of great power and make deliberate and concerted use of it to set in motion evils which leave no home in the world untouched."
From Opening Statement of The Chief Prosecutor, Supreme Justice Robert H. Jackson, at Nuremberg.
"The same disaster has now happened twice in forty years, in Viet Nam and Iraq. It must never happen again. As at Nuremberg, we need to take steps to insure that leaders will never do it again."
- Lawrence R. Velvel, Dean of the Massachusetts School of Law
Saturday - - 9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks
Brief introductory remarks stressing that crimes and misconduct have now occurred twice in forty years - - in Viet Nam and then again in Iraq - - and the high level perpetrators need to be punished (as occurred at Nuremberg and Tokyo in 1945 and 1946) in order to insure that people will not do these things again (as the Germans and Japanese have not committed their crimes again).
9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion And Subsequent Audience Participation On: The
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Panel Discussion And Subsequent Audience Participation On: "Crimes Against the Peace - - Preemptive War And Aggressive War."
12:15 noon Luncheon
1:00 p.m. Panel Discussion And Subsequent Audience Participation On: "Murder, Conspiracy To Defraud the United States, and Various Other Domestic Crimes Under State and Federal Laws."
2:15 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Panel Discussion And Subsequent Audience Participation On: "The Torture Team: The Actions of Bush Administration Lawyers, Their Criminal Liabilities, And Potential Disbarment."
3:45 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. Panel Discussion And Subsequent Audience Participation On: "Existing And Potential Domestic, Foreign and International Court Cases On Torture, Rendition, and War."
Sunday -- 9:00 a.m. Sunday Forum I
Topic for Panel and Audience:
What must be done to make the question of prosecutions an issue in the fall political campaign and to have the question become a significant subject in the media and on the internet.
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Roundtable Discussion
Open microphone for group representatives present to discuss their organizations, plans and potential activities.
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Sunday Forum II
Topics for Panel and Audience:
A. Creating an umbrella coordinating committee with representatives from various organizations, including those that are already involved in cases.
B. Creating a Center to keep track of and organize relevant briefs, articles, books, opinions, facts, etc.
C. The possibility of having a Chief Prosecutor's office a la Nuremberg.
Vincent Bugliosi, author of "Prosecuting George W. Bush For Murder"
1:30 p.m. Final Review and Event Summary