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Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents


This report provides a background to the legal issues presented, followed by a brief introduction to the law of war pertinent to the detention of different categories of individuals. An overview of U.S. practice during wartime to detain persons deemed dangerous to the national security is presented. The report concludes by discussing Congress's role in prescribing rules for wartime detention as well as legislative proposals in the 112th Congress to address the detention of U.S. persons (H.R. 4310, H.R. 4388, H.R. 3676, H.R. 3785, H.R. 3702, S. 2003, H.R. 4092, H.R. 4192, S. 2175). Bills: H.R. 3676, H.R. 3785, H.R. 3702, S. 2003, H.R. 4092, H.R. 4192, S. 2175). Bills: H.R. 4310, H.R. 4388, H.R. 3676, H.R. 3785, H.R. 3702, S. 2003, H.R. 4092, H.R. 4192, S. 2175). Bills: H.R. 3676, H.R. 3785, H.R. 3702, S. 2003, H.R. 4092, H.R. 4192, S. 2175


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Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents  [Order No: R42337  Release Date: Jul 25,2013  Pages: 53]

Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents  [Order No: R42337  Release Date: Dec 04,2012  Pages: 54]

Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents  [Order No: R42337  Release Date: Jun 11,2012  Pages: 53]

Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents  [Order No: R42337  Release Date: Apr 11,2012  Pages: 50]

Detention of U.S. Persons as Enemy Belligerents  [Order No: R42337  Release Date: Feb 01,2012  Pages: 49]