by Nina Totenberg for Morning Edition

April 3, 2009A federal judge has ruled that certain detainees at the U.S. military base at Bagram, Afghanistan, have the right to challenge their imprisonments in U.S. courts. The judge ruled that prisoners who are not Afghan citizens and were picked up somewhere other than Afghanistan have the right to file habeas corpus suits in the U.S.

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