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Brief Final 1 12 Cv 331(KBF)

Brief Final 1 12 Cv 331(KBF)

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Carl J. Mayer (CM-6589)MAYER LAW GROUP LLC1040 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 2400 New York, NY 10018212-382-4686Bruce I. Afran (BA-8583)10 Braeburn DrivePrinceton, New Jersey 08540609-924-2075Attorneys for Plaintiff UNITED STATES DISTRCT COURTSOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK ------------------------------------------------------CHRISTOPHER HEDGES,DANIEL ELLSBERG, JENNIFER BOLEN, NOAM CHOMSKY; ALEXA O’BRIEN,US DAY OF RAGE; KAI WARGALLA,HON. BRIGITTA JONSDOTTIR M.P.,Plaintiffs, INDEX NO. 1:12-CV-331 (KBF)v.BARACK OBAMA, individually and asrepresentative of the UNITED STATESOF AMERICA; LEON PANETTA,individually and in his capacity as theexecutive and representative of theDEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE,JOHN McCAIN, JOHN BOEHNER,HARRY REID, NANCY PELOSI,MITCH McCONNELL, ERIC CANTOR as representatives of the UNITED STATESOF AMERICADefendants.-------------------------------------------------------PLAINTIFFS’ BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF APPLICATION FOR RESTRAINTS ON THE OPERATION OF THE HOMELAND BATTLEFIELD BILLPROVISIONS OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT (2011)
 
2TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION…………………………………………………………………….…6PRELIMINARY STATEMENT…………………………………………………..….…6
STANDING AND STANDARDS FOR INJUNCTIVE RELIEF………………………9A.
 
STANDING CONSIDERATIONS………………………………………...10B
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STANDARDS FOR TEMPORARY INJUNCTIVE RELIEF……………..12
ARGUMENT…………………………………………………………………………...14
I.
 
THE ACT IMPROPERLY AUTHORIZES THAT CIVILIANSIN THE UNITED STATES BE DETAINED INDEFINITELY BY THEMILITARY, THAT THEY BE TRIED BY MILITARY COMMISSIONOR MILITARY COURT AND THAT THEY MAY BE SUBJECT TOREMOVAL TO OTHER JURISDICTIONS IN VIOLATION OF THEAMENDMENTS V AND VI OF THE CONSTITTUION…………………14
 II.
 
THE ACT FAILS TO GIVE REASONABLE NOTICE OF THE ACTSAND CONDUCT THAT WILL RENDER A PERSON LIABLE TOMILITARY DETENTION AND IS OVERBROAD THEREBYCHILLING AND IMPINGING UPON PROTECTED EXPRESSIVEAND ASSOCIATIVE RIGHTS…………………………………………….22CONCLUSION…………………………………………………………………………28
 
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TABLE OF AUTHORITIES
Cases:
 A. L. A. Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States
, 15295 U.S. 495 (1935)
 Akins v. Penobscot Nation
, 130 F.3d 482, 486 (1
st
Cir. 1997) 22
  Alleyne v. New York State Educ. Dep't,
516 F.3d 96 (2d Cir.2008)
12
  Amnesty Int’l USA v. Clapper 
, 10,22,122011 U.S. App. LEXIS 19482 (2d Cir. 2011)
 Amnesty Int’l v. Clapper 
, 638 F.3d 118 (2d Cir. 2011) 10,11,12
 Andino v. Fischer 
, 555 F.Supp.2d 418 (S.D.N.Y. 2008) 13
  Bates v. State Bar of Ariz 
., 433 U.S. 350 (1977) 27
 Baur v. Veneman
, 352 F.3d 625, 637 (2d Cir. 2003)
 Beal v. Stern,
184 F.3d 117 (2d Cir. 1999) 13
  Boumediene v. Bush
, 553 U.S. 723 (2008) 16
 Broadrick v. Oklahoma
, 413 U.S. 601, 615 (1973) 26
 Brody v. Village of Port Chester 
, 261 F.3d 288 (2d Cir. 2001) 13
Carrington Co. v. United States
, 70 Cust. Ct. 105 (1973) 23
Coleman v. Tennessee
, 97 U.S. 509 (1879) 16
 Dombrowski v. Pfister 
, 380 U.S. 479, 491 (1965) 26
 Duncan v. Kahanamoku
, 327 U.S. 304 (1946) 16
 Elrod v. Burns
, 427 U.S. 347 (1976) 9,13
 Ex Parte Milligan
, 71 U.S. 2 (1866) 14,16,19,21
 passim Ex parte Quiran
, 317 U.S. 1 (1942) 21
Givens v. Zerbst 
, 255 U.S. 11 (1921) 17

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