Government Witness Testifies to “Free Will” Of USS Cole Suspect in Guantanamo Interrogations

Government Witness Testifies to “Free Will” Of USS Cole Suspect in Guantanamo Interrogations

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba –  A forensic psychiatrist on Thursday testified that a defen…

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April 20, 2023

In Black Site Reenactment, Former CIA Psychologist Orders Defense Attorney

In Black Site Reenactment, Former CIA Psychologist Orders Defense Attorney "Into the Box"

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Dr. Bruce Jessen, who helped develop the CIA's post 9/11 interro…

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April 14, 2023

Doctor Testifies to Sexual Trauma of USS Cole Bombing Suspect

Doctor Testifies to Sexual Trauma of USS Cole Bombing Suspect

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – A medical doctor on Thursday testified to the continuing effects…

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February 23, 2023

Lawyers Elicit Competing Views of Hearsay Evidence in USS Cole Bombing Case

Lawyers Elicit Competing Views of Hearsay Evidence in USS Cole Bombing Case

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Lawyers in the USS Cole bombing case resumed their high-stakes b…

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December 9, 2022

Lawyer Limelight: Taj Clayton

Lawyer Limelight: Taj Clayton

By | Lawyer Limelights, News & Features

Clayton rose from challening life circumstances to the pinnacle of his field, handling high-stakes cases at Kirkland & Ellis.

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November 1, 2022

Author Limelight – Guantanamo: Lisa Hajjar on the Lawyers Who Fought Against Torture

Author Limelight – Guantanamo: Lisa Hajjar on the Lawyers Who Fought Against Torture

By | News & Features

Acclaimed sociologist Lisa Hajjar discusses her new book, "The War in Court," about the lawyers who have fought torture in the war on terror.

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October 28, 2022

Hopes for Settlement in 9/11 Case Defer Public Hearings More than Two Decades On

Hopes for Settlement in 9/11 Case Defer Public Hearings More than Two Decades On

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Court sessions for the rest of the year will likely be suspended as the Biden administration reviews plea deals.

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October 1, 2022

Lawyer Limelight: Reid Martin

Lawyer Limelight: Reid Martin

By | Lawyer Limelights, Plaintiff Consumer Limelights

Many of the most successful plaintiffs’ lawyers in the United States represented defendants be…

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August 30, 2022

Legal Consultant Limelight: Brandon Deme

Legal Consultant Limelight: Brandon Deme

By | Legal Consultant Limelights, Litigation Funders

Of all the legal roles served by an entrepreneurial spirit, litigation finance and insurance has to …

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August 8, 2022

Critical Suppression Hearing Resumes in Guantanamo’s USS Cole Bombing Case

Critical Suppression Hearing Resumes in Guantanamo’s USS Cole Bombing Case

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Lawyers for the detainee accused of planning the USS Cole bombin…

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July 29, 2022

Lawyer Limelight: Emile A. Davis

Lawyer Limelight: Emile A. Davis

By | Lawyer Limelights

Many of the nation’s leading plaintiffs’ lawyers started on the defense side before find…

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June 6, 2022

Architect of CIA Interrogation Program Testifies to Repeated Abuse of USS Cole Suspect

Architect of CIA Interrogation Program Testifies to Repeated Abuse of USS Cole Suspect

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba –  Former CIA contract psychologist Dr. James Mitchell testif…

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May 3, 2022

Sept. 11 Case Loses Lead Lawyer, Makes Progress on Plea Deals

Sept. 11 Case Loses Lead Lawyer, Makes Progress on Plea Deals

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Normally, a military judge’s decision to release a lead de…

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March 25, 2022

Lawyer Limelight: Gary Bornstein and Kevin Orsini

Lawyer Limelight: Gary Bornstein and Kevin Orsini

By , | Lawyer Limelights, News & Features, Cravath Features

The challenge of finding a commonality in the work of Cravath’s litigators is the dizzying arr…

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March 22, 2022

U.S. Government Initiates Plea Talks With 9/11 Defendants

U.S. Government Initiates Plea Talks With 9/11 Defendants

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – The prosecution in the Sept. 11 case has entered into plea negot…

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March 15, 2022

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