Govt Won’t Say Why Wazir Is Detained, Judge Rules They’ll Never Have to

Jason Ditz 6/29/09

In a ruling widely expected given the judge’s previous comments, US District Judge John Bates ruled that Haji Wazir, an Afghan citizen captured by the US in 2002 and held in detention at the Bagram internment facility in Afghanistan, has no legal right to challenge his detention in US courts. (more…)