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August 12, 2009 7:07 PM

Will Michigan prison become Guantanamo alternative?

Demonstrating that it's still determined to bring Guantamamo captives to U.S. soil, the Obama administration has sent a team to inspect a remote maximum-security prison in Michigan as a potential alternative to its prison camps in Cuba. The team from the Pentagon, the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security and the Bureau of Prisons will look at the facility in Standish, 145 miles northwest of Detroit, on Thursday.

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