Gitmo on Trial
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007
Supreme Court Dispatches: Court Hears Detainees-Rights Case
The Supreme Court heard Wednesday in a case about the legal rights of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay. Dahlia Lithwick updates Madeleine Brand on the latest in the Supreme Court arguments. Listen to the segment.
Monday, Dec. 3, 2007
Supreme Court Dispatches: Court To Hear Guantanamo Case
The Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a case about the legal rights of detainees at Guantanamo Bay. Under the 2006 Military Commissions Act, Guantanamo inmates cannot exercise their habeas corpus rights to challenge their detention. Dahlia Lithwick and Sen. Lindsey Graham, who helped create the act, discuss the case. Listen to the segment.