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U.S. top court to hear post-Sept. 11 detentions lawsuit

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear an appeal by former senior officials during George W. Bush's presidency seeking to block a lawsuit filed by immigrants, mainly Muslims, detained after the Sept. 11 attacks who said they faced abusive treatment.
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