Padilla Supreme Court mootness brief [US DOJ]

Jose Padilla v. C.T. Hanft, Supreme Court of the United States, December 10, 2005 [US DOJ brief arguing that as Jose Padilla has been indicted on 11 criminal counts by civil authorities the case of his military custody is now moot, the US Supreme Court should deny certiorari to his appeal from the US Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals]. Read the full text of the brief [PDF]. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.

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