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Supreme Court / Rules of War / Lithwick Interview #753411

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 2004
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Supreme Court cases involving the legal rights of terrorist suspects captured in foreign countries introduced; courtroom sketches by Bill Hennessy shown. [Voice of detainees attorney John GIBBONS†- comments on the "Gitmo" base.] [Voice of Justice Stephen BREYER†- comments on executive accountability.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Live interview held with "Slate" editor Dahlia Lithwick† about today's Supreme Court hearing about detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. [From Charlottesville, LITHWICK - says five or six justices seem sympathetic to the arguments from the Gitmo detainees, who have had no legal adjudications of their claims; comments on the 50-year-old Eisentrager†† case that is the legal precedent for the administration's case on jurisdiction.]

Brown, Aaron

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