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In January, 2006 outraged that her country was illegally imprisoning people at Guantanamo, Mahvish Rukhsana — a journalist and recent law school graduate — volunteered to translate ...
by NeverStopTheProgress
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2008 at 09:57 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The DC Court of Appeals just handed Bush a major smackdown on his terrorism policy - they (may have laid the groundwork for) establishing ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 221 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2008 at 09:58 AM PDT with 407 Recommends
I was driving home from work this morning when I heard something that, even with this administration, I find hard to believe--interrogators at Gitmo were encouraged to destroy notes from ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2008 at 05:11 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Hot off the wire today, apparently the CIA has over 7,ooo documents relating to our government run torture program. Of course, we ain't gonna see 'em. If we do I'm sure they'll include pages upon ...
by josephcast
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Apr 24, 2008 at 10:05 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
While clicking around today for election news, I happened upon a disturbing video--a German resident claimed that when he was detained at Kandahar and later Gitmo, the Americans tortured him. ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2008 at 08:42 AM PDT with 82 Recommends
In the sad, seemingly endless saga of Canadian Omar Khadr, the "enemy combatant" accused of terrorism and held at Guantanamo since he was 15 years old, his defense team was informed in a surprise ...
by thinkbridge
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2007 at 03:30 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Q: "Mommy, why are you dressed as President Bush if you don't like him?" A: "Because he's the scariest person I can think of. . ." Today the full Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear the ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2007 at 05:11 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
The rumblings are being heard: Americans want impeachment on the table. Congress has one of its lowest approval ratings in history. Zogby found 52% of Americans want Congress to consider ...
by Ralph Lopez
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Oct 12, 2007 at 12:38 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I've been reading a book about the history of the KGB, and found a telling quote about how Stalin's Russia extracted confessions from their own "enemy combatants". This is from the September 11, ...
by goletada
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Sep 11, 2007 at 07:42 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Regular DailyKos blogger and author of The Canary ...
by smokeymonkey
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2007 at 04:45 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
As far as I’m concerned, I know not the guilt [or the lack thereof] of Jose Padilla. I did not write this missive in defense of Jose Padilla. Whether he’s guilty or not, what I write ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Aug 26, 2007 at 09:14 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
As I predicted in an earlier diary, http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/6... the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the most ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 141 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2007 at 05:28 AM PDT with 253 Recommends
The American Psychological Association (APA), one of the biggest mental health practitioner, academic, and researcher organizations in the U.S., will hold ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2007 at 06:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Today's sprawling front-page, top-of-the-fold Washington Post article on scary "enemy combatant" Ali al-Marri.
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jul 20, 2007 at 04:54 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
A military judge today refused to reconsider his early June decision that the military does not have ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Jun 29, 2007 at 08:45 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Magnifico reported in his [http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2007/6/26/153146/506 Overnight News Digest] that: ... Sen. Dick Durbin* (D-IL) says he feels "perilously close to being ...
by FWIW
Comment Count 179 comments on Wed Jun 27, 2007 at 07:38 PM PDT with 303 Recommends
Something big happened on Friday with respect to America's gulag at GITMO and everyone seems to have missed it. Join me over the flip for a tale of executive madness and public courage.
by kingubu
Comment Count 132 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2007 at 02:08 PM PDT with 318 Recommends
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has just deep sixed the "unitary executive." If you haven't read the opinion , ...
by Conceptual Guerilla
Comment Count 373 comments on Tue Jun 19, 2007 at 02:48 PM PDT with 636 Recommends
My ex-wife, Doris Tennant-Moore, just returned from her second visit to Guantanamo, where she is representing Abdul Aziz Naji. To all appearances, he is one of the unluckiest of the unlucky, in ...
by geomoo
Comment Count 169 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2007 at 07:01 PM PDT with 398 Recommends
Those damn judges are making it awfully hard for Bush to ignore the Constitution. He wanted to hold civilians living in the United States as enemy combatants. Today, a federal appeals court said ...
by LithiumCola
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Jun 11, 2007 at 08:31 PM PDT with 31 Recommends