Here's some good news for a change:
A federal court in New York just ruled indefinite detention UNCONSTITUTIONAL and issued a permanent injunction against use of that law. It would have allowed the military to detain civilians -- even Americans -- indefinitely and without trial if they're accused of certain crimes.
(At the time I posted this blog, there were 0 articles or videos available to post links to. But now, here they are! One day later.)
Link to demandprogress.org where I got this information: A federal court in New York just ruled indefinite detention UNCONST...
and heres a link with much more detailed information: nytimes.com/2012/09/13/us/judge-blocks-controversial-indefinite-det... (thanks James Φοίνιξ)