Obama Administration Floats Trial Balloon on Resuming Gitmo Military Tribunals

The Obama administration is moving toward reviving the military commission system for prosecuting Guantánamo detainees, which was a target of critics during the Bush administration, including Mr. Obama himself.


Read entire NYTIMES piece.


This “trial balloon” should be shot down as quickly as possible. To resume the Bush kangaroo kourts at Gitmo would be a betrayal of the first order and a callous political and legal move. The “Audacity of Hope”, in deed!!


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