DoD re-starts kangaroo “court” process vs. KSM

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June 1, 2011
Washington Post    
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"Military prosecutors have re-filed capital charges against Khalid Sheik Mohammed and four co-defendants accused of orchestrating the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, restarting a process that the Obama administration had halted as part of its failed effort to close the military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Charges against the five men were withdrawn without prejudice and dismissed in January 2010 in anticipation of a federal trial in New York City. Bipartisan opposition scuttled that plan, and Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. announced in April that the defendants would be returned to a military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay." [editor's note: Why all the theater? The pols have said "no trial," so quit pretending it's a trial. It's a just a dog and pony show - TLK] (05/31/11)  

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