We speak to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) as he prepares to leave office after four years at the helm.
President Barack Obama came into power promising to close the military detention facility at Guantanamo Bay. But the a minefield of complex legal issues has proven difficult to navigate. Kojo explores the practical and legal challenges with an attorney who represented seventeen detainees at Guantanamo.
- Kristine Huskey Attorney; author "Justice at Guantanamo: One Woman's Odyssey and Her Crusade for Human Rights" (Lyons Press); and Professor in the National Security Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law
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