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in section 1005 of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005, no court,
section addresses detainee treatment standards during interrogations,
2680 [hereinafter Detainee Treatment Act], Memorandum from Deputy Sec'y of Def.
e) Except as provided in section 1005 of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005, no court, justice, or judge shall have jurisdiction to hear or consider--
Our field detention sites are all consistent with international and US law and policy, including Common Article III of the Geneva Conventions, the Detainee Treatment Act, the (Defense Department) Detainee Directive and the Army Field Manual," she said.
Swift represented Hamdan, purported to be Osama Bin Laden's chauffeur, challenging the constitutionality of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 before the United States Supreme Court, and ultimately prevailing.
Congress responded with the Detainee Treatment Act (DTA) of 2005 subverting the ruling.
In 2005, Congress countered by passing the Detainee Treatment Act (DTA), which among other things removed that statute's plenary reach and provided just one federal venue, the D.
Taguba's investigation in 2004, as well as subsequent revelations about the treatment of prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay, eventually led to Congressional approval of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005.
So, of course, are the Geneva Convention and the Detainee Treatment Act, which prohibit ''cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment.
President Bush vigorously argued that it was essential to the war on terror to continue to pursue "the program" of aggressive interrogation when he argued against the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 and in favor of the Military Commissions Act of 2006.
Earlier efforts to outlaw torture through the Detainee Treatment Act and the Military Commissions Act have fallen victim to the Bush administration's legal duplicities.