Munaf v. Geren, 553 U.S. 674 (2008), is a United States Supreme Court case where the court unanimously concluded that the habeas corpus statute, 28 U.S.C. ...
Jun 12, 2008 ... MUNAF et al. v. GEREN, SECRETARY OF THE ARMY, et al. certiorari to the united states court of appeals for the district of columbia circuit. No.
Apr 14, 2008 ... The Brennan Center represents two United States citizens, Shawqi Omar and Mohammad Munaf, who have been detained by the United ...
Syllabus. NOTE: Where it is feasible, a syllabus (headnote) will be released, as is being done in connection with this case, at the time the opinion is issued.
Holding: (1) The habeas statute extends to American citizens held overseas by American forces operating subject to an American chain of command.