Guantanamo: Litigation: D.C. Circuit

Bahlul Files Cert Petition

By Quinta Jurecic
Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:09 PM

Counsel for Ali Hamza Suliman al Bahlul have filed a petition for a writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court appealing the October 2016 ruling by the U.S. Circuit Court of the District of Columbia sitting en banc. In the October decision, the court overturned its previous panel decision from June 2015 invalidating Bahlul's conviction for inchoate conspiracy. 

The petition is available here and is also included below.