Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
0Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Basard h Cert Pet

Basard h Cert Pet

Ratings: (0)|Views: 1|Likes:
Published by maryroseeng

More info:

Published by: maryroseeng on May 19, 2013
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/19/2013

pdf

text

original

 
No.
-----------------
IN THE SUPREME COURTOF THE UNITED STATESY ASIN MUHAMMED BASARDH,Petitioner,
v.
GEORGE
W.
BUSH, et al..Respondent.On Petition For Writ
Of
CertiorariBefore Judgment ToThe United States Court
Of
AppealsFor The District
of
ColumbiaPETITION
FOR
WRIT OF CERTIORARIBEFORE JUDGMENTSteven
T.
WaxFederal Public DefenderStephen R. Sady*
Chief
Deputy Federal Public Defender
*CounselofRecord
101
SW Main Street, Suite 1700Portland, Oregon 97204(503) 326-2123Attorneys for Petitioner
 
QUESTION PRESENTED
Whether a federal court exercising its
habeas
jurisdiction,
as
confirmed by
Boumediene
v.
Bush,
128
S.Ct. 2229 (2008), has the power to order the release
of
prisoners held by the Executive for seven years, where the Executive detention
is
indefinite and without authorization in law, and release into the continental UnitedStates is the only possible effective
remedy_
 
TABLE
OF
CONTENTSPageTable
of
Authorities ............................................................................................................. .ii
1.
Preliminary Statement. ................................................................................................ 2
2.
Opinion Below .......................................................................................................... 3
3.
Jurisdictional Statement. ................................................................................................. 4
4.
Constitutional And Statutory Provisions ...................................................................
.4
5.
Statement
Of
The Case ............................................................................................... 5
6.
Reasons For Granting A Writ
Of
Certiorari ............................................................. 8
7.
Conclusion .................................................................................................................. 9Appendix AAppendix BAppendixC
Basardh
v.
Obama,
No. 05-889, Memorandum
Opinion,_
F.Supp.2d
_,2009
WL 1033193 (D.D.C. Apr. 15,2009).
Kiyemba
v.
Obama,
No. 08-1234, Petition For Writ
Of
Certiorari.
Kiyemba
v.
Obama,
No.
08-1234,Amicus Curiae
Brief
Of
The FederalPublic Defender For The District
Of
Oregon In Support
Of
Petitioners
1

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->