Morris Davis

Morris Davis

Colonel Morris D. Davis is a United States Air Force officer and lawyer, was appointed to serve as the third Chief Prosecutor of the Guantanamo military commissions., September 2005 until October 2007. He resigned from the position due to objecting to the appointment of William J. Hanley II, former General Counsel of the Department of Defense, as Presiding Officer of the commissions. He retired from active duty in October 2008. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Morris Davis has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2013 with two videos. Most appearances with Jim Moran (2), Andrew "Andy" Worthington (2), Peter L. Bergen (2). Most common tags: Prisoner Treatment, Military Courts.

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Chief Prosecutor, Office of Military Commissions, Department of Defense c. March 7, 2005 - January 1, 2008 Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Guantanamo Bay Prison Detainees

    Guantanamo Bay Prison Detainees

    Morris Davis, former chief prosecutor for Guantanamo military commissions, spoke at a National Press Club Newsmaker event.…

  • Guantanamo Bay Detainees

    Guantanamo Bay Detainees

    Participants spoke about a recent report on detainee treatment at the Guantanamo Bay facility in Cuba which confirmed the…

  • Guantánamo Bay Prisoners

    Guantánamo Bay Prisoners

    Opponents of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center argued for closure of the facility. They talked about the impact of the prison on U.S.…

  • Guantanamo Bay Prison

    Guantanamo Bay Prison

    On the day before the 10-year anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo Bay prison, panelists talked about its future and the…

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