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9/11 Kin Watch Gitmo Hearings From Army Bases

Military installations in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Maryland are welcoming families of 9/11 victims this week to watch pretrial hearings in Cuba for five men charged in the terrorist attacks.

10/15/2012

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Gitmo War Crimes Court Surprises Some Observers

The military tribunals held at an isolated U.S. outpost have been lambasted as kangaroo courts, heavily weighted in favor of the prosecution. But most of the convictions so far have led to lighter than expected sentences.

03/05/2012