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Reporter(s)

Erin Culbertson, Dinah Shelton

Iraq and Afghanistan Detainees Litigation, Re, Mohammed Ali and ors v Colonel Pappas and ors, Trial court order, 479 F.Supp.2d 85 (D.D.C. 2007), ILDC 812 (US 2007), 27th March 2007, United States; District of Columbia; District Court for the District of Columbia [DDC]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 22 November 2019

Whether aliens detained by US military officials in a foreign jurisdiction were protected by the rights enshrined in the Constitution, 1787 (United States).

Whether the Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War was self-executing and afforded alien detainees a private right of action in a US federal court.

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