Detention & Guantanamo

Oral Argument in GTMO Hunger Strike Case Scheduled in D.C. Circuit

By Raffaela Wakeman
Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 5:12 PM

The D.C. Circuit today scheduled oral argument in Aamer v. Obama, a Guantanamo hunger strike case.  (The court recently refused to the petitioners' request for an emergency injunction against forced-feeding pending appeal.)

The argument will take place on Friday, October 18th before Circuit Judges Tatel and Griffith, and Senior Circuit Judge Williams. The appellants' opening brief is due August 5th, the appellees' response is due September 4th, and the appellants' reply brief is due on September 11th.