Five Supremes shook a stern finger at Gitmo yesterday, a good three years after the campâ€™s genesis. I earned my masterâ€™s degree faster than it takes this court to clear its throat.
I donâ€™t understand all the press excitement. The suspects wonâ€™t get drumhead trials, sure, but they still donâ€™t have fair trials. Their limbo continues unabated. The SCOTUS effectively took a pass.
Frankly, this ruling is going to have as much practical effect as Worcester vs. Georgia in 1832, which Georgia and Andrew Jackson simply ignored. Oh, how beautifully the system of checks and balances functions! Itâ€™s