"Obama has lived up to his oath of office by scheduling these trials before a life-tenured judge and jury. …The constitutional way to punish the 9/11 terrorists is the same way we would use to punish military interrogators who violated the law against torture. No Article III court or jury no constitutional power to punish. It is a simple question of the separation of powers something I had thought conservatives believed in passionately. This ought not to be a very controversial proposition," - Steven G. Calabresi, co-founder of the Federalist Society.