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Posted by on Jun 29, 2006 in At TMV | 7 comments

SCOTUS Blocks Bush on Guantanamo Military Tribunals

AP via New York Times:

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that President Bush overstepped his authority in ordering military war crimes trials for Guantanamo Bay detainees.

The ruling, a rebuke to the administration and its aggressive anti-terror policies, was written by Justice John Paul Stevens, who said the proposed trials were illegal under U.S. law and international Geneva conventions….

Here is the WP coverage.

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