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Argument: Argument thesis  All prisoners, including those at Guantanomo, deserve a habeus corpus hearing.
Node type: Node supports parent assertion  This node supports its parent
Parent Node: Node refutes parent assertion  The current war on terror is not the type of crisis that warrants suspension of habeus corpus.
Node Text: U.S. Consitution limits suspension to invasion or rebellion

The United States Constitution specifically included the English common law procedure in the Suspension Clause, located in Article One, Section 9. It states:

The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus shall not be suspended, unless when in cases of rebellion or invasion, the public safety may require it.

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Node Created: coolgeek — 2008-06-19 23:11:38

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