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An Old Means to a Different End: The War on Terror, American Citizens . . . and the Treason Clause

In 2004, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, while dissenting in Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, stated that when the United States government accuses one of its own citizens of waging war against it, “our constitutional tradition has been to prosecute him in … Continue reading

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