Sorry I am a little late posting this-but it is as timely as ever....
ROGER FITCH ESQ • THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 2012
Milestones and millstones ... Guantánamo's tenth birthday, as Bill of Rights turns 220 ... National Defence Authorisation Act allows for exciting possibilities - including military detention of US civilians ... The new Reichstag Fire Decree ... Latest from US Supremes ... Habeas - British courts step-in where DC Circuit fears to tread
The US reached a milestone on December 15: 220 years since the adoption of its famous Bill of Rights.
It's older than the French Droits de l'Homme of 1793.