Where does DHS v. Thuraissigiam stand?
Today the Supreme Court decided Department of Homeland Security v. Thuraissigiam. I have now had a chance to read the entire 98-page decision. We have edited the case down to 19 pages for the Barnett/Blackman supplement. Please e-mail me if you’d like a copy: josh-at-josh-blackman-dot-com.
Between 2004 and 2008, the Supreme Court decided several cases involving Guantanamo Bay detainees. Since Boumediene v. Bush (2008), the Supreme Court has largely ignored Guantanamo Bay. Thuraissigiam is the first major decision to discuss the Suspension Clause in nearly a decade. I’m on the fence whether it warrants a place in our constitutional law casebook.
On the plus side, the composition of the C
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