Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Even The ACLU Objects To "Gitmo North"

(Note to family and friends: The most recent update on Mr. AOW is here, updated December 12. Also see this post).

A very short post as Mr. AOW and I are getting ready to go to the shopping mall this morning....From this at the ACLU web site:
"The Obama administration's announcement today contradicts everything the president has said about the need for America to return to leading with its values. American values do not contemplate disregarding our Constitution and skirting the criminal justice system. After detaining hundreds of individuals without the basic due process rights that define our justice system for almost eight years, it is time to charge suspects where evidence exists and repatriate and transfer the rest to countries where they won't be tortured."
Read the entire article.

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posted by Always On Watch @ 12/16/2009 07:55:00 AM