U.S. Justice

Updates to the American Justice section

President Obama’s nomination of Elena Kagan prompted this addition of a narrative devoted to the workings of the American justice system.

Items will be listed and the reader can develop his/her take on the manner in which American justice presently works.

The nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court

The Ghailani verdict
The Ghailani verdict proves that civilian courts (and the U.S. justice system by extension) can and should be used to try people charges with terrorist actions.