Liberty and due process / Liberté et droits procéduraux


Presidential Executive Order Issued to Keep Guantanamo Bay Open

Yesterday, Tuesday, January 30th, 2018, the White House issued an executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay open. The stated purpose of this action is to keep America safe from terrorists through lawful detention. However, given…

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Indefinite Solitary Confinement in Federal Prisons Ruled Unconstitutional by BC Court

The BC Supreme Court ruled that the provisions authorizing the use of administrative segregation in Federal Prisons are unconstitutional and invalid. The Corrections and Conditional Release Act, which authorizes the use of administrative segregation, states that…