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Experts to Debate New Law on Prosecution of Military Detainees, October 5

The War on Terror: What Process is Due Detainees

Thursday, October 5, 2006, 5:00 p.m

George Mason University School of Law
3301 Fairfax Dr., Arlington, VA
Room 225
(Virginia Square-GMU Orange Line Metro Stop)

The George Mason University School of Law will host a forum on October 5 at 5:00 p.m. to explore the implications of the recently passed Military Commissions Act of 2006 (S. 3930) and more broadly, the due process rights of detainees, in observance of the National Guantanamo Bay Teach-In.  A full spectrum of viewpoints with respect to the new U.S. policy will be represented on this distinguished panel composed of practitioners, academics and a jurist.


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