Lawyers for captive chimpanzees Tommy and Kiko have taken the unusual step of publishing a fully annotated document that lays out their criticisms of a New York appeal court’s ruling that denied habeas corpus for the chimps. 1,414 more words
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RE: SUSPENSION OF THE PRIVILEGE OF THE WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
DEFINE A “WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS”?
ANS. A writ of habeas corpus is defined as a writ directed to the person detaining another, commanding him to produce the body of the prisoner at a designated time and place, with the day and cause of his caption and detention, to do, submit to, and receive whatever the court of judge awarding the writ shall consider in that behalf. 461 more words
Some two reelers pretend to make a sort of sense and some don’t. This one doesn’t.
There’s a mad scientist (who lives far more luxuriously than most mad scientists) who needs a brain and needs it now (as mad scientists will and do). 767 more words