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26 Berkeley J. Crim. L. 1 (2021)

handle is hein.journals/bjcl26 and id is 1 raw text is: Keeping Liberty At Bay
How the United States' Guantanamo
Bay Detention Facility Violates
Detainees' Rights by Limiting Habeas
Corpus Protections and How a 1979
Supreme Court Case Can Provide a
Solution
Becky Briggs, Esq.*
Enhanced interrogation techniques included shackling a
detainee in stress positions and confined spaces, prolonged sleep
deprivation,  and   83   episodes  of  waterboarding. During      one
waterboarding session, a detainee    Zubaydah    became completely
unresponsive, with bubbles rising through his open, full mouth. He
described the experience as follows: It felt like an eternity, to the point
that Ifound myselffalling asleep despite the water being thrown at me by
the guard[.]1
Introduction...............................................................................................2
IThe Factual Background Behind the Suspension of Habeas Corpus
Relief..............................................................................................3
DOI: https://doi.org/10.15779/Z38JQ0SWlW
Copyright © 2021 Regents of the University of California.
* Becky Briggs, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney licensed in Colorado, Virginia, and
Federal District Courts. J.D. Villanova, 2008; B.A. Bryn Mawr College, 2004; DSW
University of Southern California, 2019; L.L.M. Candidate, University of San Diego,
2021. I would like to thank Amin R. Yacoub for his valuable comments and edits to this
article. I would also like to thank the editors at the Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law for
patiently editing this article and for their valuable comments.
1 Eliza Relman, A Guantdnamo Bay Detainee 's Drawings Show the Brutal CIA Torture
He Endured at a Secret US-run Prison in Thailand, INSIDER (Dec. 15, 2019, 2:09 PM),
https://www.businessinsider.com/guantanamo-detainee-drawings-cia-torture-2019-12.

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