On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 22:20:23 -0500, Lyvim Xaphir <[email protected]> wrote: > > Phil is a United States citizen. As such he would not have been put in > Gitmo. Club Gitmo is reserved for non-US combatants; as such they do > not fall under the purview of the US Constitution. Bush claims to be able to declare anyone an emeny combatant and then be able have done pretty whatever he wants to you. The US constitution protects the rights of noncitizens (at least it used to) as well as citizens.