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Judge Chutkan said the ACLU had demonstrated it was dedicated to the detainee’s best interests, court records show.
Mattis was meeting with troops, not touring the detention facilities or discussing detainee policy options.
Reportedly, the detainees are being held at the lavish Ritz-Carlton hotel.
Korematsu became a civil-rights activist, lobbying Congress to pass the Civil Liberties Act of 1988, which gave compensation and an apology to former wartime detainees.
Their families are then called to bring the detainee a change of clothes.
Lawyers are considering filing new legal challenges, arguing that a policy of no releases means the detainees' confinement no longer can be legally justified as a temporary wartime measure.
Nine other detainees from the Atlantis raid were sentenced last week to more than two years in prison.
The aircraft, including the detainees and crew on board, remained parked at the airport to allow the relief crew time to rest.
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