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

Publication Date: 
May 22, 2007
The Chronicle Journal
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."