Applause erupted in a packed courtroom today after Judge Ricardo Urbina ordered the government to bring 17 Chinese Muslims held at Guantanamo for the past seven years into his courtroom at 10am Friday. The Uighur detainees, whom the government concedes are not enemy combatants, have no country willing to take them in, and return to China would likely mean imprisonment or worse.
Judge further ordered that the Uighurs are not to be questioned or detained by immigration officials. “Nothing will happen to these people,” he said.
The government is likely to seek a stay of the order from the Court of Appeals.
Washington Post story is here.
Hi! Wow, your work it’s wonderful, I love all your sketches, they’re so clean and so real. I’m a graphic design student and I will love to sketch like that someday. ¿How long you take to make one? and ¿why use sketches instead of pictures?
Greetings from Venezuela!
Greetings from U.S.!
Sorry I’m so late with a reply. Did not see you comment. To answer your questions, the larger drawings can take two hours to complete, but others are done in 15 minutes or so. The reason you see sketches is that cameras are not allowed in federal, and some state, courts in the U.S.
Thank you, I’m glad you like my work,