Enemy combatants ruling [4th Circuit]
Enemy combatants ruling [4th Circuit]

Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, January 8, 2003 [ruling that the United States government has properly detained an American citizen captured with Taliban forces in Afghanistan by declaring him an enemy combatant and denying him an attorney]. Read the opinion here [PDF]. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.