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'The Age of Terror' and the importance of human rights

Last week I attended the 2018 Bristol Law Conference, organised by University of Bristol students. The theme ‘The Age of Terror’ instinctually makes me cringe slightly, but the speakers tempted me to attend. 1,174 more words

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Why Captured Terrorists Can Be Detained Indefinitely

A controversial practice of the U.S. government is indefinite detention: “detaining an arrested person by a national government or law enforcement agency without a trial.”1 Many people believe that if a terrorist suspect is captured, the individual should be charged and tried in a civilian court. 1,025 more words

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Indefinite Detention News

Here’s an article about an important Supreme Court case which is going to be very important.

From http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/06/26/533988735/supreme-court-will-re-hear-immigrant-indefinite-detention-case

Supreme Court Will Re-Hear Immigrant Indefinite Detention Case…

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What We Don't Know

One more post about prison stuff, then back to the European travelogue.

A couple organizations have been pushing legislation that would improve conditions in solitary confinement in Minnesota prisons.  688 more words

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Susan B

I know you people don’t “like” it when I writing about prison issues instead of travel. Literally, the prison posts are the least liked of my posts. 204 more words

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