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U.S. military defends Guantanamo prison raid

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba — Top officials at the Guantanamo Bay detention center on Tuesday defended a raid that resulted in a violent clash with detainees, saying the operation was critical and the handful of injuries on both sides ...

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Judge skeptical of new policy on Gitmo access

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A federal judge voiced skepticism Friday about new government restrictions on lawyers’ access to detainees at Guantanamo Bay. The restrictions apply to some detainees at the U.S. base in Cuba whose bids to challenge their confinement have ...

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Judge won’t order investigation of Gitmo doc

NEW YORK CITY — A judge has declined to force an investigation into whether an Army psychologist developed abusive interrogation techniques for detainees at Guantanamo Bay and should be stripped of his license, halting what advocates have called the first court case ...

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Bagram detainees cannot sue

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Detainees at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan cannot use U.S. courts to challenge their imprisonment the way detainees in Guantanamo Bay have, a federal appeals court ruled Friday in a victory for the Obama administration.

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