Detention & Guantanamo

Document: Habeas Petition of Guantanamo Detainee Denied

By Lev Sugarman
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 4:52 PM

In an opinion signed on Jan. 28 and released in redacted form on Mar. 15, Judge Royce C. Lambeth of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denied a petition for a writ of habeas corpus from Abdulsalam Ali Abdulrahman al-Hela, a Yemeni citizen captured in Afghanistan in 2002 and detained at Guantanmo Bay since 2004. The full opinion is available here and below.

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Al Hela DDC Habeas Opinion (PDF)

Al Hela DDC Habeas Opinion (Text)