Closing Arguments: Your Take on the Court’s Gitmo Ruling?

By Meagan Bond

Jun 12, 2008 11:53pm

In what observers are calling a stunning rebuke of the Bush administration, the Supreme Court today said that foreign terror suspects held at Guantanamo Bay do have a Constitutional right to challenge their detention in court. Writing for the narrow 5 – 4 majority, Justice Anthony Kennedy said the President and Congress can’t, "switch the Constitution on and off at will.” But in a stinging dissent Justice Antonin Scalia wrote that the decision would, "almost certainly cause more Americans to be killed.” So, what do you think? Do you agree with Justice Kennedy — or Justice Scalia?

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