‘Citizen or not,’ insists Senator Graham, it’s only ‘using good old-fashioned common sense’ that persons covered by the act shouldn’t be given more rights than if they were in Afghanistan. And with that conceptual wand, I guess we have lowered the constitutional bar to whatever it is in Afghanistan.

Patricia J. Williams commenting on the now enacted US National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)

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