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House GOP readies legal fight against Obama's Guantanamo plan

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 00:46

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says House Republicans are preparing legal action in case President Obama tries to transfer Guantanamo detainees to the U.S.. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Republicans in the House of Representatives are preparing legal action in case President Barack Obama tries to transfer detainees at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay to the United States, House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Wednesday. Ryan told reporters that "we are making legal preparations" in case Obama tries to "break the law" by bringing detainees from the prison in Cuba to the United States, which he said would violate restrictions that Congress had passed.

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House GOP readies legal fight against Obama's Guantanamo plan

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 00:46