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Amnesty International Denounces Passage of Defense Authorization Act Prohibiting Prosecution of Guantanamo Detainees in Federal Courts

December 22, 2010


Contact: AIUSA media office, 202-509-8194 (Washington, D.C.) Vienna Colucci, Amnesty International USA senior policy advisor, issued the following statement in response to the passage of National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 6523) by the U.S. Senate and House.  The Act blocks prosecution of Guantanamo detainees in U.S. federal court. “Today’s vote will only serve to further […]

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