At Guantànamo, 172 Remain

September 20, 2011 | CUNY Lecture Series, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

With President Obama’s plan to close Guantànamo Bay detention camp blocked by Congress, the fate of 172 detainees still imprisoned remains in question, said Gita Gutierrez, an attorney for the defense. “Guantànamo really is a living death” for clients there, said Gutierrez of the Center for Constitutional Rights, at an event at John Jay College, “The Guantànamo’s Lawyers Panel.” The discussion was held in conjunction with the “Art of Justice: 9/11 Performance Project” at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater and moderated by the award-winning actress and social advocate, Kathleen Chalfant.
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