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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

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba –  Even in the pandemic-ravaged years of 2020 and 2021, the S…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Déjà vu on Guantanamo Bay as Sept. 11 Case Forced into Another Round of Delays

Déjà vu on Guantanamo Bay as Sept. 11 Case Forced into Another Round of Delays

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – As the new guy in town, Army Brig. Gen. Jackie L. Thompson Jr. m…

FBI Agents Became CIA Agents During Crucial Black-Site Period, 9/11 Hearings Reveal

FBI Agents Became CIA Agents During Crucial Black-Site Period, 9/11 Hearings Reveal

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – The latest pretrial session in the Sept. 11 case ended much wher…

Lawyers in 9/11 Case Seek Evidence of CIA Interrogators' Psychological “Scars”

Lawyers in 9/11 Case Seek Evidence of CIA Interrogators' Psychological “Scars”

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Lawyers for the Sept. 11 defendants this week asked a military j…

Jurors Recommend Clemency After Detainee’s Graphic Account of CIA Torture

Jurors Recommend Clemency After Detainee’s Graphic Account of CIA Torture

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – The tale of how a weed-smoking Baltimore schoolboy became an al …

USS Cole Bombing Prosecution Resumes with Focus on Hidden Microphones

USS Cole Bombing Prosecution Resumes with Focus on Hidden Microphones

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Defense attorneys for the detainee accused of planning the Octob…

New Sept. 11 Judge Halts Final Day of Hearing Over Covid Concerns

New Sept. 11 Judge Halts Final Day of Hearing Over Covid Concerns

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – The new military judge in the Sept. 11 case cancelled the last d…

Twenty Years After 9/11 Attacks, a

Twenty Years After 9/11 Attacks, a "Patient" Judge is Set to Take Command

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – The largest criminal case in U.S. history resumed this week with…

Lawyers Allege “Defective” Arraignment at Start of Latest Guantanamo Case

Lawyers Allege “Defective” Arraignment at Start of Latest Guantanamo Case

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba – Defense teams for the three Guantanamo Bay detainees charged wit…

Guantanamo Detainee Majid Khan Poised for Sentencing and Release After July Hearing

Guantanamo Detainee Majid Khan Poised for Sentencing and Release After July Hearing

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

The word “closure” has rarely been associated with the military commissions on Guantanam…

Military Commissions Resume On Guantanamo Amid Biden Closure Plans and Pandemic Uncertainty

Military Commissions Resume On Guantanamo Amid Biden Closure Plans and Pandemic Uncertainty

By | News & Features, Guantanamo Bay

As court hearings go, the July 13-14 session on the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base was relatively mundane…

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