Andrew Mobbs (mobbsy) wrote,
Andrew Mobbs
mobbsy

Does anybody understand Clarke's arguments that anything between the current 14 day period or the 90 day period is an arbitrary? Surely they're all a balance between the principle that one should not be detained without charge, and the time needed to gather evidence for a charge?

I wonder if Blair will be comparing notes with President Hu Jintao on detention without trial?
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