Treat detainees humanely, but not like citizens of U.S.

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Author(s) Jonathan Gurwitz
Source San Antonio Express-News
Date September 30, 2006
Quotes-start.png "Critics of Bush administration policy are adamant about extending prisoner of war rights under the Third Geneva Convention to terrorist detainees. In doing so, they obscure a clear distinction in the Geneva Conventions between lawful and unlawful combatants." Quotes-end.png

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This item argues for the position Compromise bill should be passed on the topic Military Commissions Act of 2006.