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November 19, 2004
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Baptist Minister Dies in U.S. Immigration Jail U.S. Department of Homeland Security Detained 81-year-old Haitian Minister because He Asked for Asylum Baptist Minister Joseph Dantica fled Haiti...
November 08, 2004
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Nov. 8: Facing Mr. Hamdan Today is the first day in which the military commission panel will hear motions in the case of Salim Ahmed Hamdan. Mr. Hamdan is charged with conspiracy to attack civilians...
November 08, 2004
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Nov. 2: Transient Life at GuantanamoThe Guantanamo Naval Base is situated on the two arms of Guantanamo Bay. The tip is Cuban national territory, so travel between the fairly sparse “leeward” side,...
November 08, 2004
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Nov. 8: Facing Mr. Hamdan Today is the first day in which the military commission panel will hear motions in the case of Salim Ahmed Hamdan. Mr. Hamdan is charged with conspiracy to attack civilians...
November 08, 2004
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Nov. 8 (cont.): Enter the Federal Court Salim Ahmed Hamdan walked into the military commission courtroom when proceedings began early this afternoon, flanked by two solid military policemen. He wore...
November 03, 2004
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Some of the most heated debate before the commissions occurred on the afternoon of November 2, when the two sides addressed Hicks’ motion to dismiss the charges against him on the grounds that the...
November 02, 2004
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The Guantanamo Naval Base is situated on the two arms of Guantanamo Bay.  The tip is Cuban national territory, so travel between the fairly sparse “leeward” side, where reporters and NGO...
November 01, 2004
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My colleague Deborah Pearlstein was last here, at the end of August, observing the opening stage of military commission proceedings – the voir dire, or examination of the military commission panel...
October 21, 2004
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House Republicans Try to Use 9/11 Recommendations Bill to Enact Provisions That Will Harm Refugees Urge Senate and House Conferees to Support Senate Bill Over the next few days, a group of Senators...
September 28, 2004
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Asylum Protection News Update: Thank you for taking action on behalf of asylum seekers! In the past several months, thousands of people have written to government officials to express support for...

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