Marjorie Cohn

Marjorie Cohn is a professor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, former president of the National Lawyers Guild, and deputy secretary general of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers. Her most recent book is Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral, and Geopolitical Issues . See .


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Biden Administration Takes Its Capitulation to Israel to an Absurd New Level, Truthout, 22 February 2023

Cleansing' Palestinians from Palestine, Consortium News, 13 February 2023

Prosecution of Assange Would Lead to End of the First Amendment, Advocates Warn, Truthout, 23 January 2023

The Supreme Court Is About to Eviscerate the Right to Strike, ScheerPost, 16 January 2023

Cuba Calls Biden's Blockade the Most Punishing, Consortium News, 10 January 2023

Cuba Says Biden Applies Blockade Even More Aggressively Than His Predecessors, Z, 6 January 2023

Netanyahu Ushers in the Most Anti-Palestinian Government in Israel's History, Truthout, 4 January 2023

ICC Criticized for Neglecting Probe of Israeli War Crimes, Consortium News, 16 December 2022

Inter-American Commission Hears Landmark Case of Torture and Killing by US Border Patrol, Truthout, 13 November 2022

The Racism of the Supreme Court's Supermajority Was on Full Display This Week, Truthout, 3 November 2022

The About-Face by US Lawmakers, Consortium News, 1 November 2022

Israel Authorizes Military to Kill Palestinians with Drones in West Bank, Consortium News, 14 October 2022

The Supreme Court May Well Legalize Election Theft This Term, Truthout, 3 October 2022

States Need Constitutional Amendments to Protect Abortion From Right-Wing Judges, Truthout, 21 September 202

Rights Groups to UN: Abolish ‘Death by Incarceration', Consortium News, 16 September 2022

January 6 Committee Has Provided Sufficient Evidence for Garland to Indict Trump, Truthout, 25 July 2022

Palestinians Face Forced Expulsions as Biden Pledges Allegiance to Israel, Truthout, 16 July 2022

SCOTUS EPA Ruling Signals Court Will Strike Down Rules Limiting Corporate Profit, Truthout, 1 July 2022

Self-Determination Has Been Wrenched Away From Half the US Population, Truthout, 27 June 2022

Julian Assange Is Enduring Unbearable Persecution for Exposing US War Crimes, Truthout, 21 June 2022

Landmark California Task Force Calls for “Comprehensive Reparations” for Slavery, Truthout, 5 June 2022

Right-Wing Supreme Court Tacitly Approved the Execution of Innocent People, Truthout, 31 May 2022

Journalists Accused Israel of Targeting Them 2 Weeks Before Killing of Abu Akleh, Truthout, 16 May 2022

Trump Judge's Anti-Mask Ruling Continues to Imperil Travelers as COVID Rises, Truthout, 12 May 2022

Supreme Court Seems Torn on Whether Biden Can End Trump's Inhumane Asylum Policy, Truthout, 1 May 2022

US Trashes ICC, But Wants It to Charge Russians, Consortium News, 21 April 2022

After Undermining International Criminal Court, US Now Wants It to Charge Russians, Truthout, 17 April 2022

‘There Is Plenty of Evidence to Request the Arrest of Trump' by Marjorie Cohn and Janine Jackson, FAIR, 15 April 2022

Federal Judge's Opinion May Compel DOJ to Bring Criminal Charges Against Trump, Truthout, 5 April 2022

Extradition Looms for Assange After UK Supreme Court Refuses to Hear His Appeal, Truthout, 16 March 2022

Here's an Action the UN General Assembly Can Take Against Russia's Invasion, Truthout, 28 February 2022

US Stokes Tensions With Russia by Building Military Base 100 Miles From Border, Truthout, 23 February 2022

Veterans For Peace Urges US to Rejoin Iran Deal and Negotiate With North Korea, Truthout, 25 January 2022

Conservatives on Supreme Court Poised to Block Biden's Vaccine and Mask Mandates, Truthout, 10 January 2022

British Court Trusts US to Protect Assange Even Though CIA Plotted to Kill Him, Truthout, 15 December 2021

For the First Time, Supreme Court Is Poised to Retract a Fundamental Right, Truthout, 3 December 2021

Arbery's Killers Are Using the Logic of Slave Patrols to Defend Themselves, Truthout, 19 November 2021

Absent Any Proof, Israel Designates Palestinian Rights Groups “Terrorist”, Truthout, 9 November 2021

Biden's DOJ Downplayed Suicide Risk for Assange in Appeal of Extradition Denial, Truthout, 29 October 2021

UK High Court Should Deny Extradition Because CIA Planned to Assassinate Assange, Truthout, 24 October 2021

Biden Tells Supreme Court That Publicly Documented Torture Is a State Secret, Truthout, 9 October 2021

Biden's Expulsion of Haitian Migrants Is Racist, Illegal — and Trumpian, Truthout, 2 October 2021

War in Afghanistan Isn't Over — It's Taking the Form of Illegal Drone Strikes, Truthout, 26 September 2021

An Unprincipled Attack on a Human Rights Giant, Consortium News, 22 September 2021

Justice Department Fights Back Against Texas Anti-Abortion Law, Truthout, 20 September 2021

SCOTUS Ruling Allows Texas to Deputize Citizens as Anti-Abortion Police, Truthout, 3 September 2021

As Biden Threatens More War, Don't Forget the Afghanistan Invasion Was Illegal, Truthout, 30 August 2021

Threat of Extradition for Assange Grows Following British High Court Ruling, Truthout, 16 August 2021

Israel Lashes Out at Ben & Jerry's for Boycott in Occupied Palestinian Territory, Truthout, 7 August 2021

Drone Whistleblower Gets 45 Months in Prison for Revealing Ongoing US War Crimes, Truthout, 28 July 2021

If Biden Wants to “Stand With the Cuban People,” He Can Ease the Cruel Blockade, Truthout, 19 July 2021

Free Press Advocates Call on Biden to Dismiss Trump's Appeal Against Assange, Truthout, 6 July 2021

Supreme Court Drives a Stake Through the Heart of the Voting Rights Act, Truthout, 2 July 2021

UN Report Calls for Reparations for Victims of Systemic Racist Police Violence, Truthout, 1 July 2021

Affordable Care Act Survives Right-Wing Attack in Supreme Court, Truthout, 18 June 2021

Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Help Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange, Truthout, 3 June 2021

Outrage Over Israel's Human Rights Violations Is Fueling the Global BDS Movement, Truthout, 24 May 2021

US-Made Border Crisis Persists Despite Biden's About-Face on Refugee Cap, Consortium News, 14 May 2021

Israel Isn't Entitled to “Self-Defense” Against the People Under Its Occupation, Truthout, 14 May 2021

US-Made Border Crisis Persists Despite Biden's About-Face on Refugee Cap, Truthout, 7 May 2021

Commission Finds Anti-Black Police Violence Constitutes Crimes Against Humanity, Truthout, 28 April 2021

The Supreme Court Is Also to Blame for Daunte Wright's Death, Truthout, 16 April 2021

Calling Chauvin a “Bad Apple” Denies Systemic Nature of Racist Police Violence, Truthout, 3 April 2021

Trump's Frivolous First Amendment Defense Won't Shield Him in a Criminal Case, Truthout, 16 February 2021

George Floyd “Narrated His Death,” Says Attorney at International Inquiry, ZNet, 28 January 2021

Eric Garner's Mother Says We Must Push for Justice That Her Son Didn't Receive, Truthout, 21 January 2021

Yes, Trump Can Be Convicted by the Senate After January 20, Truthout, 17 January 2021

Trump Can Be Indicted Under Federal, State and DC Laws for His Role in Jan. 6, Truthout, 11 January 2021

Assange Extradition Denial Indicts US Prison System But Imperils Journalism, Truthout, 5 January 2021

Civil Rights Groups Fight Back Against Georgia's Voter Purges, Truthout, 29 December 2020


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