Remarks Prepared for Delivery By Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Rese

WASHINGTON , July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following are remarks prepared for delivery by Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey : Highlights: -- "Today, I would like to discuss one particular institutional challenge that we...


I hope that the political branches can work together in the same way to address the process owed to terrorists and other combatants whom we have detained as part of this conflict. There is a pressing need for such legislation, as these cases are proceeding now. As I have explained, I believe that these questions are ones on which the judgment of the political branches can help the courts to adjudicate these cases fairly, uniformly, accurately, and efficiently, while ensuring that we have firm institutions in place that will allow our Nation to continue to prosecute this war with success.

Thank you very much, and I'll be happy to take your questions.

SOURCE U.S. Department of Justice