Having endured 14 years as "the most tortured man in Guantánamo," Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been denied a passport from his native Mauritania to seek medical treatment abroad for the effects of his detention and abuse - a refusal lawyers deem a brutal extension of "the extrajudicial punishment" of a man who was never charged with or convicted of a crime. Now "a prisoner in my own country," Slahi vows he "will get my rights peacefully" just as "everybody wants, my people and your people."
"The Supreme Court can no longer be trusted to enforce due process. If Congress doesn't put a stop to this unconstitutional cruelty, no one will."
"Kids should not be in detention, period. And even considering putting them...
"President Trump appears to be planning to detain men—the vast majority of whom...
Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)
Physicians for Human Rights
Witness Against Torture
Amnesty International - USA