restoring the Constitution

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Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) has re-introduced a bill entitled “Restoring the Constitution Act of 2007” that, among other things, will:

restore Habeas Corpus protections to detainees, bar information acquired through torture from being introduced as evidence in trials, and limit presidential authority to interpret the meaning and application of the Geneva Conventions.

Details are here (h/t: DU), and the full text of the bill is here (58KB PDF).

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