The American Center for Law and Justice filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court supporting the position of the Department of Justice that the detainees being held in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba are unlawful enemy combatants that are being held in accordance with U.S. and applicable international law. The high court ruled that the President has authority to hold the detainees while at the same time ruling the detainees must have access to the U.S. court system.