EnjoyBeing (enjoybeing) wrote,

Favorite law quote of the day

"It is during our most challenging and uncertain moments that our Nation's commitment to due process is most severly tested; and it is in those times that we must preserve our commitment at home to the principles for which we fight abroad."

- Justice O'Conner, writing for the U.S. Supreme Court, Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, 542 U.S. 507 (2004) (emphasis mine)
Tags: civil liberty, due process, law, war

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