Breaking: Justice denied to Gitmo detainees.

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2–1 today that civilian courts no longer have the authority to consider whether the military is illegally holding foreigners. The court refused arguments that the court-stripping provision of the Military Commissions Act was unconstitutional. “The ruling is all but certain to be appealed to the Supreme Court.”

UPDATE: A copy of the court’s opinion can be found here.