Case Coverage: 9/11 Case

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Military Commissions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit Issues Writ of Mandamus in 9/11 Case

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has issued a writ of mandamus in the 9/11 case, directing that Judge Scott Silliman of the U.S. Court of Military Commission Review (CMCR) recuse himself from the case and vacating the CMCR's decision reinstating two charges against the 9/11 defendants that had previously been dismissed by the lower court. The opinion is available in full below.

Case Coverage: Military Commissions

Statement from Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins for March 17

On Friday, March 17th, Military Commissions Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins issued the following statement on the pretrial hearings conducted in the USS Cole case over the past two weeks and the upcoming hearings in the 9/11 case. His statement is also available here.

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