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Recall President Obama’s foreign policy; Constitutional rights to 9/11 war criminals

Between now and Election Day 2012, 9/11 Families for a Safe & Strong America will take a look back at President Barack Obama’s foreign policy. Today, we remember this:
November 2009:

Attorney General Eric Holder wants to fly Khalid Sheikh Mohammed into New York City, cloak him and his four “co-defendants” with liberties they would deny every [...]

Charles ‘Cully’ Stimson on the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Yesterday, on Freedom Radio, I interviewed Charles “Cully” Stimson of the Heritage Foundation about Saturday’s arraignment at Guantanamo Bay of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and what we are likely to see as the trial gets underway:
“The defendants are very, very ably represented and the government has put forward a good team, and that’s [...]

Justice coming for 9/11; KSM and cohorts to be arraigned May 5 at Guantanamo

by @ Tuesday, April 10th, 2012. Tags: , , ,
Filed under 9/11, Guantanamo, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Self-admitted 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his four senior cohorts will be arraigned May 5 at Guantanamo. The five will be tried together on 8 counts, 5 of which are capital crimes. The New York Post reports:
The US military announced last week that the five would be tried jointly by military commission on charges [...]

Military Commission 9/11 murder and conspiracy charges to be resworn against KSM et al

We received tonight from the Office of Military Commssions that the charges against Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his four senior cohorts will be resworn Tuesday:
30 May 2011
2000 hours
Dear 9/11 Families,
We wanted to inform you that charges will be sworn tomorrow against Khalid Sheikh [...]

Statement from 9/11 Families on the President’s Decision to Prosecute 9/11 Cases in Military Commissions

Media Advisory
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 4, 2011
Statement from 9/11 Families on the President’s Decision to Prosecute 9/11 Cases in Military Commissions
New York, NY — April 4, 2011 — We are relieved that President Obama has abandoned his plan to try the 9/11 conspirators in a civilian court on U.S. soil. Prosecuting war criminals, whose only connection [...]

KSM trial non-decision angers 9/11 family members; Obama ‘changes’ stance on Gitmo tribunals

I participated in yesterday’s White House conference call briefing to 9/11 family members; they provided us nothing new as to when or where Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his lieutenant co-conspirators would be tried.
The Washington Times reported this morning:
Debra Burlingame, co-founder of 9/11 Families for a Safe and Strong America and a board member of [...]

Try KSM and al Nashiri at Gitmo now for their war crimes

President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder believe the enemy has Constitutional rights. So far, the Supreme Court has not agreed with that assertion. We should put the theories to the test by trying al Nashiri and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at Gitmo now.
When Holder brought Ghailani to federal court for trial, he did [...]

Debra Burlingame on KSM trial decision: ‘What will be the consequences’ to Eric Holder? (Steve Malzberg interview audio)

Debra Burlingame discussed the nearing decision on where and how to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his fellow self-confessed 9/11 attack conspirators with WOR talk radio host Steve Malzberg. Why did it take a year for President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder to decide? Why did they delay the announcement until after the [...]

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