Human Rights Before the US Supreme Court: Lessons from Guantanamo Bay

In Paul Morris and Helen Greatrex (eds) Human Rights Research (2nd ed, Victoria University, Wellington, 2004) 1-27 

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 83/2020

29 Pages Posted: 24 Nov 2017 Last revised: 7 Oct 2020

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Alberto Costi

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Date Written: 2004

Abstract

This paper examines legal issues concerning the detention of Taliban and Al-Qaeda fighters at Guantanamo in the light of existing international law and recent US Supreme Court decisions.

Keywords: Guantanamo Bay, United States of America, Terrorism, US Supreme Court

JEL Classification: K00, K30, K33

Suggested Citation

Costi, Alberto, Human Rights Before the US Supreme Court: Lessons from Guantanamo Bay (2004). In Paul Morris and Helen Greatrex (eds) Human Rights Research (2nd ed, Victoria University, Wellington, 2004) 1-27  , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 83/2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3074783

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