President Obama Clears Way for Guantanamo Trials to Resume

By Tom McCarthy

Mar 7, 2011 11:31pm

President Obama today cleared the way for military tribunals to resume their work at the prison at Guantanamo Bay, reversing his own halt order of two years ago. The move comes after a months-long standoff with Congress over transferring prisoners–including accused terrorists–to U.S. criminal courts. Do you think Guantanamo should be closed? If so, do you think the president has done enough to close it?

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