The petitioning of a court to grant a Writ of Habeas Corpus, frequently coupled with a request for an Evidentiary Hearing and a Motion for a New Trial...
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The UN has indicated that Obama's refusal to prosecute torturers may be a violation of International law.
I think Mr. Stevens should wait as least as long as the interned Japanese during WWII did for their apology.
Proponents of national security courts claim that these new hybrid courts would eliminate burdensome procedural rules that protect the rights of defendants.
A newly declassified document shows that J. Edgar Hoover, the longtime director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, had a plan to suspend habeas c...
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