Media Advisory: Amash, Smith Announce Proposal to Protect Americans from Indefinite Detention

May 16, 2012 Issues: Defense and National Security
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Media Advisory: Amash, Smith Announce Proposal to Protect Americans from Indefinite Detention

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) and Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, will announce their proposal to protect Americans from indefinite military detention without charge or trial today. The House will consider the Smith-Amash amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act on Thursday. It is the leading proposal to guarantee Americans’ constitutionally protected rights.

             WHO:      Rep. Justin Amash, Rep. Adam Smith

           WHAT:       Press Conference on Amendment to the NDAA

         WHERE:      Radio-TV Gallery’s HVC Studio A (access through HVC 117)

           WHEN:      Wednesday, May 16, Noon

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