tagged w/ no trial
The Senate last night codified into law the power of the U.S. military to indefinitely detain an American citizen with no charge, no trial and no oversight whatsoever with the passage of S. 1867, the National Defense Authorization Act.
Indefinite Detention Bill Passes Senate 93 7
One amendment that would have specifically blocked the measures from being used against U.S. citizens was voted down and the final bill was passed 93-7.
Umm... WHAT!?The Senate last night codified into law the power of the U.S. military to indefinitely... more