Thursday, June 12, 2008

Supreme Court Has Setback The United States Government By Favoring With Terrorists Held At Guantanamo Bay

Supreme Court Has Setback U.S. Government By
Favoring With Terrorists Held At Guantanamo Bay


BBC News website has this report at it goes in part like this...
The United States Supreme Court has struck another blow in favor of prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba... In doing so, it has added a substantial new chapter to the history of the struggle between the executive and judicial branches of government... It has also thrown into doubt the trials planned for about 80 detainees at Guantanamo Bay, as they will take their case to a US civilian court for review...

Read the rest HERE

Canadian Press website has this take...

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that foreign terrorism suspects held at Guantanamo Bay have rights under the American constitution to challenge their detention in U.S. civilian courts... In its third rebuke of the U.S. administration's treatment of prisoners, the court ruled 5-4 that the government is violating the rights of prisoners being held indefinitely and without charges at the U.S. naval base in Cuba... The court's liberal justices were in the majority. Justice Anthony Kennedy, writing for the court, said, "The laws and constitution are designed to survive, and remain in force, in extraordinary times."...
Read the full report
DoD file photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Sara Wood


We can’t let the Dems take the White House!
For when the time comes to put in another new U.S. Supreme Court Judge... we must have one that will flip these kinds of 5-4 court ruling the other way.

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