Supreme Court rejects Guantanamo military tribunal
June 29, 2006
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on
Thursday that the military tribunal for Guantanamo prisoner
Salim Ahmed Hamdan lacks the power to proceed because it
violates the Geneva Conventions.
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