Because freedom can't protect itself
I cheered this morning when I heard the news on the way to work. Then I looked down and noticed I was 15 miles over the speed limit, so I constrained my exuberance.
Thus *extending* their stay without trial, in case you didn't notice.
If I were on trial at Guantanamo or about to go to trial, I would want the stay to find out how Obama's going to proceed. Cases may be dismissed for lack of evidence, etc. and/or referred to civilian courts where the accused have more rights and the government's burden of proof is higher.
It's a start in the right direction.
Why is the aclu interested in the non American people at gitmo?
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