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March 27, 2010 | National Journal

Gitmo Lawyers And CIA Photos

Patrick Fitzgerald's investigation into how a 9/11 defendant got photos of CIA interrogators raises interesting questions. . . .

March 24, 2010 | New Republic

Presumed Innocent?

The attacks on the Justice Department lawyers who had represented Guantanamo detainees angered me for several distinct reasons. . . .

March 24, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Jason Smith and the Court

As the Supreme Court considers the explosive "Jason Smith question"—whether combat soldiers can sue the Ministry of Defense for breach of their human rights—one wonders what the case portends for future relations between Britain's Court and its governments. . . .

March 22, 2010 | Huffington Post

What Obama Could Learn from a New Book on FDR

Health care reform is a major victory for the United States. . . .

March 24, 2010 | Baltimore Sun

Supreme Court TV?

Should Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and the Supreme Court join Judge Judy and "The People's Court" on television? . . .

March 22, 2010 | Corner (National Review Online)

When Obama Meets Netanyahu

On learning that Barack Obama invited Binyamin Netanyahu to visit him on March 23 — presumably to discuss such momentous topics as the timing of announcements of housing units in Jerusalem and urging him to make nice to the PLO’s Mahmoud Abbas — I can’t help imagining what I would say to the president. . . .

March 23, 2010 | Washington Post (registration required)

Graham proposes framework for handling terrorism suspects

Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) has submitted draft legislation to the White House in an effort to create a broad framework for handling terrorism suspects, mapping out proposals that appeal to the administration and others that do not, officials said. . . .

March 19, 2010 | Christian Science Monitor

Even before House vote on healthcare bill, legal challenges loom

Opponents of the healthcare bill are poised to challenge it over the House's likely use of the 'deem and pass' rule, as well as on the substance of the legislation itself. . . .

March 20, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

The Health Vote and the Constitution—II

The House can't approve the Senate bill in the same legislation by which it approves changes to the Senate bill. . . .

March 19, 2010 | Washington Times

Hard questions for Holder

It's been a rough few months for Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., and he should face more tough questioning when he reports for the Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing on Tuesday. . . .