Detention of terror suspects blocks defense bill (AP)




 
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October 4th, 2011  
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Topic: Detention of terror suspects blocks defense bill (AP)


AP - The top Democrat in the Senate said Tuesday that a sweeping defense bill is on hold until lawmakers can resolve a dispute with the Obama administration over provisions that would require military custody of terrorist suspects and limit the government's authority to transfer detainees.

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