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U.S. Senate Committee Pushes To Restore Basic Right For Detainees Like Khadr

Publication Date: 
May 22, 2007
Source: 
The Chronicle Journal
Author: 
Beth Gorham

The Chronicle Journal compares the U.S. detention system devised for terrorist suspects to the internment system of Japanese Americans during World War II. Professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar is quoted:

"Stanford Law associate professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar agreed the Military Commissions Act could permit 'a massive unaccountable detention system' ensaring [sic] legal permanent residents."