Originally Posted by noid
Section 1032, sub B:
(1) UNITED STATES CITIZENS- The requirement to detain a person in military custody under this section does not extend to citizens of the United States.
Although I think the writer of the article is misinformed, I do think such policies create a slippery slope. I believe all people deserve a trail, and no person should be stripped of their liberty or freedom without a fair and just trial.
No its got provisions in it to lock up americans on mere suspicion!
and they say obama has 'threatened' to veto it - LOL, dude was the forerunner of calling for it.
Rachel Maddow on Obama's Indefinite detention ideas 5-21-09