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As for simply charging the U.S. enemy combatants with treason, that requires a trial. The entire point is not to reveal information that the Government believes must remain secret, or to thwart prematurely investigative techniques that may lead to securing important intelligence. A habeas hearing is far less revealing than a full blown trial. So, why would the Government choose a treason trial over a habeas hearing?

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