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In 2009 the Justice Department announced that 9/11 plotter Khalid Shaikh Mohammed would be tried in New York City, setting off a firestorm of protests. Besides the cost and safety concerns, at issue are whether terrorists should be tried in criminal court or whether national security requires the use of military commissions. Likewise, issues like the closing of Guantanamo, the reading of Miranda rights, and enhanced interrogation all center on the same question: How should the U.S. treat captured alleged terrorists? In a war with no foreseeable end, whose actors are neither criminals nor soldiers; can we keep America safe and still bring terrorists to justice.

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Michael Hayden

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Michael Hayden
  • Former Director of the CIA and NSA
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Monday, August 22, 2011
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Interview by Candy Crowley, Real Clear Politics July 25, 2010

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Michael Hayden, Michael B. Mukasey, Wall Street Journal April 17, 2009

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The killing of Osama bin Laden and the mounting cost of the Afghan campaign are no reason to leave just yet.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

A roundtable interview with Michael Hayden, Michael Chertoff and Rudy Giuliani on the death of Osama bin Laden, the diffusion of threat from al Qaeda and its affiliates, the utility of harsh interrogation, and Pakistan.

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Marc Thiessen

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Marc Thiessen
  • Former chief speechwriter to President George W. Bush and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld.
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For U.S. intelligence officials, the far bigger concern is what foreign intelligence services are learning from Snowden that has not made the front pages of the world's newspapers.

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David Frakt

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David Frakt
  • Professor, Barry University's Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
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Stephen Jones

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  • Managing Partner, Law firm of Jones, Otjen, and Davis.
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Treat as Combatants

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Richard B. Cheney May 21

Respect Human Rights

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Pro Military Commissions

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Monday, October 19, 2009
Michael B. Mukasey
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
David B. Rivkin Jr and Vincent J. Vitkowsky
Monday, February 26, 2007
David Rivkin
Friday, April 1, 2016
Ruth Wedgwood

CRS Report: Military Commissions

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Pro Federal Court

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Saturday, April 17, 2010
Bella English
Monday, February 15, 2010
Jane Mayer
Wednesday, August 8, 2007
Wesley K. Clark

Keep Military and Fed Options

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Third Way

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Amitai Etzioni
Monday, February 9, 2009
Jack Goldsmith
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Deborah Colson

CRS Report: Treatment of Detainees

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Tuesday, January 23, 2007
Jennifer K. Elsea

Guantanamo

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Sunday, June 20, 2010
Ulf Laessing
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
John B. Bellinger III
Thursday, January 21, 2010
John B. Bellinger III
Thursday, December 17, 2009
Andrew C. McCarthy
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Sheryl Gay Stolberg
Friday, February 27, 2009
Kenneth Jost

Habeas Corpus

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Friday, August 13, 2010
Chisun Lee
Friday, November 21, 2008
Michael B. Mukasey

Torture

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Monday, December 5, 2005
Charles Krauthammer

Miranda

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Monday, August 2, 2010
Jessie J. Holland
Monday, May 10, 2010
Charles Krauthammer
Friday, May 14, 2010
Charles Krauthammer
Thursday, May 13, 2010
Bill Burck
Monday, May 24, 2010
Charles Doyle

Recent News

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