Good for the Liberal Supremes

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They struck a major blow for habeas corpus and against the total despotism of Bushianism. Poor Scalia, the conservative, laments and dissents that “most tragically, it sets our military commanders the impossible task of proving to a civilian court, under whatever standards this Court devises in the future, that evidence supports the confinement of each and every enemy prisoner. The Nation will live to regret what the Court has done today.”

1:47 pm on June 12, 2008