A Sudden Sense of Urgency

From Discourse DB
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This is an opinion item.

Author(s) The New York Times editorial board
Source The New York Times
Date September 7, 2006
URL http://www.iht.com/articles/2006/09/07/opinion/edgitmo.php
Quotes-start.png "Even now, the legislation [Bush] is proposing to handle Guantánamo prisoners would undermine key principles of justice. It would permit the use of evidence obtained through coercion, along with hearsay evidence, and evidence that is kept secret from the accused. The military's top lawyers have all publicly opposed these provisions." Quotes-end.png

Add or change this opinion item's references

This item argues against the position Act should be passed on the topic Military Commissions Act of 2006.