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Obama wins the right to detain people with no habeas review

Few issues highlight Barack Obama's extreme hypocrisy the way that Bagram does. As everyone knows, one of George Bush's most extreme policies was abducting people from all over the world -- far away from...

Defend Lynne Stewart and Resist Repression

For more information about this shocking situation, see Taking Aim's compilation of programs and info about Ms. Stewart here, and for more background, Schoenman's article, Who Bombed the U.S. World Trade Center?

Judge dismisses scores of Guantánamo habeas cases

By Carol Rosenberg April 5, 2010 McClatchy Newspapers WASHINGTON -- A federal judge has dismissed more than 100 habeas corpus lawsuits filed by former Guantánamo captives, ruling that because the Bush and ...

U.S. Approves Targeted Killing of American Cleric

By Scott Shane April 6, 2010 NYTimes.com WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has taken the extraordinary step of authorizing the targeted killing of an American citizen, the radical Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, who is believed to have...

Not Just Guantánamo: US Torturing Muslim Pretrial Detainee in New York City

April 5, 2010 by Bill Quigley t r u t h o u t Today, in New York City, the US is torturing a Muslim detainee with no prior criminal record who has not...

9/11 Mother Demands Obama Try Terrorist Plotters In Civilian Court

March 31, 2010 Peacefultomorrows.org From the Huffington Post: In anticipation of a final announcement as to the trial venue for the 9/11 plotters, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows is warning the president against "buckling to political...

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