One month later, we’re back at Guantanamo for another week of pre-trial hearings in the 9/11 case—this time, focusing on Mustafa al Hawsawi's rectal surgery.
Latest in Case Coverage: Military Commissions
Yesterday, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins provided the following statement on pretrial hearings this week in the Abd al-Hadi al-Iraqi case.
Hearings continued on Wednesday in the Al-Nashiri case.
Hearings continued in the USS Cole case, including discussion of a motion to stay proceedings pending a decision on the validity of the Court of Military Commissions Review, witness testimony, and a debate over mushrooms.
Yesterday, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins provided the following statement on pretrial hearings this week in the USS Cole case.
After a short one-month break, military judge Air Force Colonel Vance Spath returned to gavel in the Al-Nashiri trial.
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.
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.
Yesterday, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins provided the following statement regarding this week's pretrial hearings in the USS Cole case. The statement is also available here.
On Friday, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins issued the following statement on the pretrial hearings conducted in the 9/11 case over the past week. His statement is also available here.