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Supreme Court / Guantanamo Bay Detainees #753433

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Jim Stewart) Supreme Court hearings on the legality of the detention of terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, featured; detainees’ requests outlined; courtroom sketches by William Hennessy, Jr. shown; audiotape played of exchanges in the courtroom. [Voice of Solicitor General Ted OLSON†- says the US is at war.] [Voice of Justice Stephen BREYER†- questions the constitutionality of holding the prisoners without rights.] [Center for Constitutional Rights Michael RATNER†- says you need some way of saying who should be detained & who shouldn’t.]

Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim

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