The Resource Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees : major court rulings, Jennifer K. Elsea, Michael John Garcia

Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees : major court rulings, Jennifer K. Elsea, Michael John Garcia

Label
Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees : major court rulings
Title
Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees
Title remainder
major court rulings
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer K. Elsea, Michael John Garcia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As part of the conflict with Al Qaeda and the Taliban, the United States has captured and detained numerous persons believed to have been part of or associated with enemy forces. Over the years, federal courts have considered a multitude of petitions by or on behalf of suspected belligerents challenging aspects of U.S. detention policy. Although the Supreme Court has issued definitive rulings concerning several legal issues raised in the conflict with Al Qaeda and the Taliban, many others remain unresolved, with some the subject of ongoing litigation. This report discusses major judicial opinions concerning suspected enemy belligerents detained in the conflict with Al Qaeda and the Taliban. The report addresses all Supreme Court decisions concerning enemy combatants. It also discusses notable circuit court opinions addressing issues of ongoing relevance to U.S. detention policy. The report also addresses a few notable decisions by federal district courts that are the subject of ongoing habeas litigation. Finally, it describes a few federal court rulings in criminal cases involving persons who were either involved in the 9/11 attacks or were captured abroad by U.S. forces during operations against Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and associated entities
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Cataloging source
AWC
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Elsea, Jennifer
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Garcia, Michael John
  • Library of Congress
  • Federation of American Scientists
Series statement
CRS report for Congress
Series volume
R41156
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  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
  • Judgments
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
  • Judgments
Label
Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees : major court rulings, Jennifer K. Elsea, Michael John Garcia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed on April 8, 2010)
  • "April 1, 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Supreme Court decisions -- Notable Circuit Court rulings -- District Court opinions -- Criminal cases
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
18 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)605087547
  • (OCoLC)ocn605087547
System details
Mode of access: Internet from Federation of American Scientists web site. Adobe Acrobat Reader required
Label
Judicial activity concerning enemy combatant detainees : major court rulings, Jennifer K. Elsea, Michael John Garcia
Publication
Note
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed on April 8, 2010)
  • "April 1, 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Supreme Court decisions -- Notable Circuit Court rulings -- District Court opinions -- Criminal cases
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
18 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)605087547
  • (OCoLC)ocn605087547
System details
Mode of access: Internet from Federation of American Scientists web site. Adobe Acrobat Reader required

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