A photo of Sayfullo Saipov is displayed at a news conference at One Police Plaza Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in New York. Saipov is accused of driving a truck on a bike path that killed several and injured others Tuesday near One World Trade Center. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Civil Rights

Civil Liberties Groups Cry Foul Over Trump’s ‘Enemy Combatant’ Designations

The designation allows the U.S. to hold the suspect indefinitely, without trial or access to lawyer, and eventually charge them in U.S. military courts. It can lead to other controversial practices, like “enhanced interrogation” or torture, as was seen at Gitmo.