The court reconvenes for one last day of open session, with a discussion of the SSCI "torture report" and whether Walid bin Attash's last name should be spelled bin Attash or bin Atash.
Latest in Case Coverage: Military Commissions
On Thursday, December 8th, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins issued the following statement on the pretrial hearings conducted in the 9/11 case over the past week.
This Week at the Military Commissions, 12/6 Session: Please Don’t Discuss That Unclassified Document
Pretrial hearings continue in the 9/11 case, this time with a healthy heaping of confusion regarding proper classification procedures.
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.
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.