nationalsecuritylaw Lebron v. Rumsfeld (4th Cir. Jan. 23, 2012) (affirming dismissal of complaint)

A Fourth Circuit panel (Wilkinson, joined by Motz and Duncan) has affirmed dismissal of a civil suit brought in relation to the military detention of Jose Padilla, concluding among other things that no Bivens remedy should lie in these circumstances. The opinion is posted, at least for now, here.

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