Case Coverage: 9/11 Case

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Case Coverage: Al Nashiri Case

12/15 Session: Sleepovers at Camp Justice and “Unlawful Influence”

Thursday's session in the USS Cole case brings us heated argument on a defense motion to abate proceedings in light of the military judge's potential involvement with the destruction of evidence at a CIA black site, along with a discussion of Nashiri's health and medical records.

Case Coverage: 9/11 Case

This Week at the Military Commissions, 10/14 Session: Joint Defense Agreement? What Joint Defense Agreement?

Following a closed hearing on Thursday, Judge Pohl reconvenes the court in open session on Friday 10/14 for what quickly becomes a metaphysical discussion on the existence or lack thereof of a joint defense agreement.

Case Coverage: Military Commissions

This Week at the Military Commissions, 10/12 Session: “An Anomaly in the Law”

On the 10/12 session of pretrial hearings in the 9/11 case, the court takes up a series of defense motions to grant Abu Zubaydah testimonial immunity, compel witnesses to come to Guantanamo Bay to testify, provide the defense with medical records for Mustafa al Hawsawi, and grant Bin Attash's defense team access to the documents obtained at Bin Laden's house in Abbottabad. 

Case Coverage: 9/11 Case

This Week at the Military Commissions, 10/11 Session: Post-Hurricane Matthew Edition

We’re back at Guantanamo Bay for another round of pretrial hearings in the 9/11 case—one day later later than scheduled, thanks to Hurricane Matthew. But as of Tuesday, October 11th, personnel have returned to the base, the lights are on, and the court is back in session.

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