Detainees at Guantanamo

Lieutenant Commander Swift talked about his experiences in defending terrorist suspect Salim Hamdan and the impact of new legislation… read more

Lieutenant Commander Swift talked about his experiences in defending terrorist suspect Salim Hamdan and the impact of new legislation regarding military commissions. He also described being chosen for the case, his experiences in the Judge Advocate General office, and the constitutionality of holding prisoners of war at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base. The guest responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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  • Swift, Charles Lieutenant Commander (Retired) U.S. Navy->Military Defense Counsel

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Oct 15, 2006

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  • Oct 15, 2006 | 9:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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