Sunday, July 30, 2006

Bush's New Bill Permits Gov To Throw US Citizens In Jail Forever Without Trial UPDATED


U.S. citizens suspected of terror ties might be detained indefinitely and barred from access to civilian courts under legislation proposed by the Bush administration, say legal experts reviewing an early version of the bill. A 32-page draft measure is intended to authorize the Pentagon's tribunal system, established shortly after the 2001 terrorist attacks to detain and prosecute detainees captured in the war on terror. The tribunal system was thrown out last month by the Supreme Court.......

You can read the whole Document Text here (pdf)

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