Terrorism Trials: Military Commissions

KSM's Defense Counsel to Work for UN Special Rapporteur Investigating Drone Strikes?

By Robert Chesney
Friday, January 25, 2013, 11:31 AM

I'm not sure what to make of this:

As I've just explained, a UN Special Rapporteur has launched an investigation into the legality of US and Israeli drone strike practices.  The Special Rapporteur's statement describing the investigation lists the handful of personnel constituting the "inquiry team" that will implement the investigation.  Here's an interesting one:

Captain Jason Wright, a serving judge-advocate with the US military who is assisting the inquiry in his personal capacity

Perhaps you don't recognize the name?  Captain Jason Wright is the assigned defense counsel for KSM in his military commission proceeding.