In waging the "war on terror," the United States (U.S.) has detained numerous individuals for many years and claims the right to detain them for their whole lives on the ground that they are dangerous.
Walen, Alec and Venzke, Ingo
"Detention In The "War On Terror": Constitutional Interpretation Informed By The Law Of War,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 14
, Article 3.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol14/iss1/3