Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

US Military Prisons News

News on US Military Prisons continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

GOP pushes House toward approving Obama lawsuit

Republicans pushed a divided House Wednesday toward a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of deliberately exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Prison, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner

5 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Wednesday's Editorial: Let Khadr tell his own story

Omar Khadr should be allowed to tell his own story to Canadians via the media, the Journal says in an editorial.

Comment?

Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Guantanamo Bay, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Opinion

7 hrs ago | Common Dreams

Why Has Obama Rejected a More Humane Response to the Hunger Strike at Gitmo?

On July 15, the Miami Herald reported that a Navy medical officer recently refused to continue to participate in the force-feeding of Guantanamo Bay prisoners who are on hunger strike.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US Military, US Navy, Liberal Political News

11 hrs ago | News Max

Lawmakers Prepare Resolution Against Obama Over Bergdahl Release

A deal is near from both sides of the political aisle on a resolution directed at President Barack Obama's deal to release Taliban prisoners housed at Guantanamo in exchange for Sgt.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Scott, Democrat, Representative E. Scott Rigell, Robert Scott

Tue Jul 29, 2014

American Reporter

Reporting: PanamaSUPERMARKET Honcho Favored Over Labor in Panama's Elections

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The way I heard the story, a chicken is eating lunch when an acorn falls on her head.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dick Cheney, George Bush, W., Frank Caliendo, US News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Reuters

Former U.S. POW Bergdahl soon to be questioned by Army general

Freed U.S. prisoner-of-war Bowe Bergdahl is expected to submit to questioning next week by the U.S. Army general probing the circumstances that led to the his 2009 capture by the Taliban, Bergdahl's attorney said on Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, US Military, US Army, Yale University, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Former U.S. POW Bergdahl soon to be questioned by ...

Freed U.S. prisoner-of-war Bowe Bergdahl is expected to submit to questioning next week by the U.S. Army general probing the circumstances that led to the his 2009 capture by the Taliban, Bergdahl's attorney said on Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, US Military, US Army, Yale University, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

Gawker

Like an Evil Witch, CIA Tortured Prisoners in Polish Forest

Europe's Court of Human Rights has decreed that Poland must pay a ransom of 230,000 euros for allowing the CIA to practice the dark art of tradecraft in the forests near Stare Kiejkuty.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Sedalia Democrat

Civil War prisons and Ebenezer Magoffin3:25 pm

Civil War era prisons were notorious for their treatment of prisoners. In December 1861, when Col.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Illinois, Alton, IL, Opinion

Global Voices Online

Spanish Soldier Who Penned a Best-Selling Novel About Military Corruption Gets Jail Time

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison

KFMB-am

Crash snarls traffic on Coronado bridge

A suspected drunken driver damaged the main entrance to Naval Air Station North Island Tuesday, which prompted authorities to temporarily direct traffic through the installation's two other gates, officials said.

Comment?

Related Topix: Coronado, CA, Naval Air Station North Island, Prison

Lincoln Daily News

Presidential impeachment

The ensuing cover-up and loss of several minutes of White House taped conversation sent the Congress and the American people over the edge.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Free Republic

Obama: A Country Without Rule of Law 'Will Not Succeed'

During a town hall meeting at a summit with the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, President Obama explained to a young African student that to succeed, a burgeoning country required a system of laws.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Obama's Taliban Five trade violated the law, say lawmakers

While the Obama administration was telling people the U.S. doesn't negotiate with terrorists, they were negotiating with terrorists in Qatar.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Stars and Stripes

White House: No plans to use Gitmo tent city for Texas migrant kids

The Obama administration has no plans to use its pop-up tent city for Caribbean migrants at Guantanamo to help ameliorate the Texas border crisis of unaccompanied children crossing the border from Central America.

1 comment

Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News, Camp Delta, Family, Kids, Cuba, World News, US Navy

McClatchy

Guantanamo filmed guards searching Qurans for contraband

The prison's chief of staff, Navy Capt. John A. Schoomer, confirmed that a single video record exists at the remote detention center in southeast Cuba, according to a July 15 response to a Freedom of Information Act request filed by the Miami Herald last year while more than 100 prisoners were on the hunger strike, 36 of them being force-fed.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US Military, US Navy, US Army

American Thinker

Another Dem War Hero

My reaction to the revelation that Democrat senator John Walsh, a retired brigadier general and one-time adjutant general of Montana's National Guard, had plagiarized much of his master's thesis at the Army's Command and General Staff War College was similar to that of most veterans .

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, US Military, Fort Leavenworth, Command and General Staff College, US Army

The Star

Letter: Fixing issues with immigration

Let's resolve the immigration problem once and for all. First, seal the border. If necessary, use a double row of electrified barbed wire fencing and reinforce that with the military or the national guard.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Illegal Immigration, US News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Ruth Ann Dailey: It's no summer of love for the flustered Left

From the Supreme Court to survey results, from primaries to prisoner swaps, the summer months have delivered nary an encouraging note for the nation's statists and progressives.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay, US News, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Opinion

Jurist

European Court exposes illegal detention facilities linked to...

Amnesty International [official website] on Thursday reported [AI report] that the secret prison was established by the Polish Government in an effort to contribute to the US Central Intelligence Agency's [official website] extraordinary rendition program [JURIST news archive].

Comment?

Related Topix: Activism, Guantanamo Bay, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••