Tag Archives: 11-1027 (S. Ct.)

Harvard Law Review on the Presumption of Regularity for Government Intelligence Reports

The Harvard Law Review has published a case comment entitled D.C. Circuit Holds that Government Intelligence Reports Are Entitled to a Presumption of Regularity–Latif v. Obama, 666 F.3d 746 (D.C. Cir. 2011)Continue reading

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Supreme Court to Consider Granting Guantanamo Cert Petition Next Week

[Update: The Supreme Court denied cert on June 11, 2012.]

The D.C. Circuit’s decision vacating the habeas grant in Latif v. Obama is back in the news. The Guantanamo detainee’s cert petition, which was yesterday’s “petition of the day” at SCOTUSblog, has been distributed for consideration at the Supreme Court’s May 17 conference, along with recently redacted, public versions of the Solicitor General’s response in opposition to cert (pdf) and Latif’s reply Continue reading