Tuesday, August 10, 2004

ABA Approves Resolutions at Annual Meeting

Yesterday, the American Bar Association approved the following resolutions:

  • overwhelmingly approved a resolution condemning the government's handling of foreign detainees and recommending changes in the law to deal with abuses;

  • voted to lobby Congress and states to eliminate mandatory minimum sentences;

  • approved a resolution that addressed the legal status of human clones.
See ABA Condemns Bush Administration's Handling of Detainees for more coverage.

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