5,698. 3/19/2004

“In his draft opinion [on March 19, 2004], [Assistant Attorney General of the Office of Legal Counsel Jack] Goldsmith stated that Article 49 of the Fourth Geneva Convention does not bar the deportation of undocumented aliens from occupied Iraq, or their ‘brief’ detention elsewhere for purposes of interrogation.”

 – Peter Margulies, Law’s Detour, Page 62

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