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Wheels of Justice Barely Turn at U.S.’s Guantanamo Prison

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON, Oct 16 – War crimes trials at Guantanamo Bay for suspects accused of attacks against the United States have ground to a near halt a decade after the military courts’ creation, with lawyers warning that some detainees could spend many more years waiting to be tried. Despite President Barack Obama’s early

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Obama Would Veto Bill Allowing 9/11 Families to Sue Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 – President Barack Obama would veto a bill passed by both houses of Congress that would allow survivors and families of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for damages, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday. “It’s not hard to imagine other countries using

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