Hamdan’s Conviction Overturned

The US Circuit Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit overturned the conviction of Osama bin-Laden’s driver, Salim Hamdan, on Friday. The court essentially held that Congress did not have the power to retroactively create the crime of providing material support to terrorism. More on this to come, but I thought it worthwhile to spread the news about this important decision.

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