Did the government not produce a videotape of the al-Adahi hearing because the detainee argued so much more effectively than the government?
|By: emptywheel Thursday December 10, 2009 11:59 am|
Yesterday, I pointed to this language from the Government’s amicus brief in the Mohawk case. The Executive cannot be expected to persist in withholding information that a court has ordered to be disclosed; to suggest otherwise would be to invite the “unseemly” interbranch conflict that this Court declined to let unfold in Nixon. The government [...]