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CCR notes that Donald Trump's proclamation that he will not release any detainees during his administration reverses the approach and policies of both President Bush and President Obama, who collectively released nearly 750 men. Trump's blanket policy guarantees three, or even seven, more years of ...
There's an important difference, though, between what the law allows and what makes good sense as a policy matter. The Bush and Obama administrations each understood this distinction, which is why more than 500 men were released or transferred from Guantanamo during President George W. Bush's ...

WELNA: Al-Baluchi and 13 others who also underwent CIA interrogations are called high-value detainees. They're kept at a secret location separate from Guantanamo's 26 other prisoners. Those captives are all free to attend art classes that have been offered since late in the Bush administration. Pradhan ...
Pentagon spokesperson Major Ben Sakrisson confirmed that Mattis would not inspect detention facilities or discuss detainee policy. Wouldn't the ... The maximum security prison, based in Cuba, was set up by the Bush administration in January of 2002, apparently in response to the attacks of 9/11. But as ...
"These include, inter alia, the potential for a change in the U.S. relationship with Russia and Iran, and a change in policy on the use of torture and cruel, ... Under the Bush administration, enhanced interrogation techniques were endorsed and used by the CIA against individuals linked to al-Qaeda or ...
This new policy is a reaction to the international acclaim garnered by an ongoing exhibit of 36 paintings, three model ships and another sculpture, opened in early ... the Pentagon's drive to censor detainee art is an attack on one of the only ways these captives--who are interned indefinitely, abused and ...

But those 14 months were tumultuous ones for the Bush administration amid controversies over detainee abuses, military commissions, warrantless ... When the district court judge overseeing the rendition lawsuit agreed to dismiss it, David Addington, the counsel to Vice President Dick Cheney, sent a ...
the Pentagon confirmed that Mattis would not inspect detention facilities or discuss detainee policy. Wouldn't the Secretary of ... The maximum security prison, based in Cuba, was set up by the Bush administration in January 2002, apparently in response to the attacks of 9/11. But as former president Jimmy ...
Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas, is a former army Ranger known for his hawkish views on foreign policy. ... human rights groups have called for members of former President George W. Bush's administration to be prosecuted for torture for approving the use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" in the ...
Instead, it has argued in court filings that the prisoner is being held under "law of war" detention policies, and that ACLU lawyers cannot act on his ... that the Trump administration's position on the case of the unnamed American risks reverting back to Bush-era detention policies that were struck down by the ...
It said the new Pentagon policy of withholding the art from public view "also violates the human rights of the detainees under international norms. ... captives in the later years of the Bush administration as commanders explored ways to distract detainees who had spent years in single-cell lockup, taunting or ...
The George W. Bush administration, far from antagonistic, provided the ... bound, California-born John Walker Lindh became detainee #001 in the global war ... Foreign Policy obtained two government documents that express ...
Under Bush and later President Barack Obama, all but a handful of ... "As a matter of policy, we do not comment on individual detainee matters," ...
Critics say the change in policy further dehumanizes prisoners who have ... The 41 remaining detainees at Guantanamo Bay just lost ownership to their ... of the Bush administration as commanders explored ways to distract ...
At the prison, navy Cmdr. Anne Leanos said in a statement that "transfers of detainee made artwork have been suspended pending a policy review." ... were among the first programs offered to the captives in the later years of the Bush administration as commanders explored ways to distract detainees who ...
What does the Trump administration plan to do with detainees, .... As a matter of policy, both the Obama and Bush administrations finally ...
To call the use of enhanced interrogation tactics on detainees during ... committed by policy makers and agents that were burdened with the ...

AP/Brennan LinsleyA Guantanamo detainee closes a door at the U.S. ... When it comes time to actually implement policy, not even Republicans believe ... This issue was actually litigated during the Bush administration, when ...
A detainee paces around a cell block while being held in Joint Task Force ... periods without trial, a controversial policy that has been targeted by ... Bush's successor, President Barack Obama, vowed to close the site, but it ...
Bush. It had taken nearly seven years and a successful appeal to the ... detainees by force-feeding them, it should return to the old policy of ...
... between the Trump administration and a 17-year-old immigration detainee in ... The third judge on the panel, George H.W. Bush appointee Karen ... held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement under a different policy, ...
Above all, the Bush version of enemy-combatant status was meant ... In March, he abandoned the use of the term enemy combatant for the detainees there. .... A return to a policy that never worked, that brought shame to this ...
... 17-year-old immigration detainee in Texas to get an abortion. ... to what appears to be a dramatic policy change by the Trump administration, ... a George W. Bush appointee; and Judge Patricia Millett, an Obama appointee.
... 17-year-old immigration detainee in Texas to get an abortion. ... attention to what appears to be a dramatic policy change by the Trump administration, ... a George H.W. Bush appointee; Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a George W.
19, guards stopped taking hunger-striking detainees to feeding stations, ... said in a statement that an 11-year-old military policy permitting the ...
I wrote a lot about those cases throughout the Bush administration. ... attention than in the development of detention law and policy over the past decade. ... The detainee is not being held in military custody because the Trump ...
... for the Trump administration as it struggles to define a policy for dealing with ... "All detainees in [Department of Defense] custody are treated humanely ... President George W. Bush and then President Obama transferred, ...
After he was captured in Afghanistan, the Bush administration moved him, along with hundreds of other wartime detainees, to the prison at ...
It said the new Pentagon policy of withholding the art from public view "also violates the human rights of the detainees under international norms. ... were among the first programs offered to the captives in the later years of the Bush administration as commanders explored ways to distract detainees who had ...
Above all, the Bush version of enemy-combatant status was meant ... In March, he abandoned the use of the term enemy combatant for the detainees there. ... In the past, such policies produced nothing but a costly quagmire, ...
Probably Because George Bush Did It First. ... extralegal terrorism policies the Bush administration institutionalized, especially the way ... In March, he abandoned the use of the term "enemy combatant" for the detainees there.
... the Trump administration as it struggles to define a policy for dealing with captives ... U.S. intelligence officials first pressed the detainee for his knowledge ... President George W. Bush and then President Obama transferred, ...
After he was captured in Afghanistan, the Bush administration moved him, along with hundreds of other wartime detainees, to the prison at ...
We still know shockingly little about the detainee (including his ... this case, or what it may augur for U.S. detention policy going forward. ... a topic that was (rightly) a huge source of controversy during the Bush administration.
We still know shockingly little about the detainee (including his ... this case, or what it may augur for U.S. detention policy going forward. ... a topic that was (rightly) a huge source of controversy during the Bush administration.
Second, the detainee, as a U.S. citizen, is indisputably protected by the ... is the only legitimate course of action as a matter of domestic law and policy. ... Under the Bush administration, nearly all "enemy combatants" were ...
After all, Guantanamo detainees were supposed to be "the worst of the worst", a condemnation repeated by several Bush administration officials during the .... of the Seton Hall Law school Center for Policy and Research.
The Bush torture Scandal Isn't Over ... role in the U.S. government's war on terror and the interrogation of military detainees. Mitchell .... (In the fall of 2015, the APA implemented a new policy that prohibited Psychologists from ...
Joe Lieberman: Now to the Right of Glenn Beck on Detainee Treatment ... As I wrote a few weeks ago, conservative criticism of the Bush (and now Obama) ... But regardless, anyone hoping for a better U.S. foreign policy should hope that the ...
Trump says he doesn't disagree with those statements as policy, but he ... President George W. Bush signed the 2005 Detainee Treatment Act ...
Indeed, under Bush, over 500 detainees left Guantanamo--under Obama, ... Trump's Guantanamo policy is a microcosm of his approach to so ...
By 2005, the Bush administration found itself under mounting pressure ... subject to under the Detainee Treatment Act which prohibited interrogation ... sleep per 24 hours--a policy that remains under international scrutiny.
During the raid, detainee threw a hand grenade and killed a US Special ... staff under President George W. Bush, he served as chief speechwriter to ... than six years as spokesman and senior policy adviser to Senate Foreign ...
President George W. Bush opened the prison in January 2002 as a place to ... lawsuits by detainees there, the Bush administration began trying to close it, ... President Barack Obama continued that policy, ordering the prison ...
... former high-ranking officials in the George W. Bush administration, ... the special factors necessarily implicated by the detention policy claims, ...
An email chain about the development of Mr. Bush's eventual signing ... detainees, military commissions and other policy disputes arising in the ...
Neil Gorsuch Helped Defend Disputed Bush-Era Terror Policies ... restrictions against torture in a law called the Detainee Treatment Act. Soon afterward, .... David Addington, the counsel to Vice President Dick Cheney, sent a ...
Trump's tweet about Obama's Guantanamo Bay policy comes a day after the U.S. announced it killed a former Gitmo detainee in a March 2 ...
A former Guantanamo Bay detainee was killed in a United States airstrike ... 113 were released by former President George W. Bush and nine ...
Six of the former detainees are Muslim, one is Hindu and one is Buddhist. ... Department approved a "hold until cleared" policy for the prisoners.


 

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