9/11 Group Wants Review Of Deutsche Bank Building Blaze Evidence

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A 9/11 group wants a full review of all the evidence from a blaze at a condemned Ground Zero skyscraper that claimed the lives of two New York City firefighters, Robert Beddia and Joseph Graffagnino.

The Skyscraper Safety Campaign and 9/11 Parents and Families of Firefighters & WTC Victims said in a statement Monday it wants the U.S. Attorney’s office to reopen the case.

A construction contractor and two supervisors were acquitted of manslaughter and other charges in the 2007 blaze at the former Deutsche Bank building. The tower was heavily damaged in the Sept. 11 attacks and was being dismantled when it caught fire.

Mitchel Alvo, Salvatore DePaola and Jeffrey Melofchik, were cleared in separate trials. The company Alvo worked for, The John Galt Corp., was also found not guilty on manslaughter charges but found guilty of second-degree reckless endangerment.

The 9/11 group says there’s been no accountability for the firefighters’ deaths. It says numerous violations were never reported.

It’s also calling for the addition of building code amendments.

Do you agree with this 9/11 group? Sound off in our comments section below…

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One Comment

  1. hellothere says:

    9-11 was planned and executed as a FALSE FLAG operation right out of the CIA handbook!!! No two buildings cab burn to the ground in minutes of each other never in history! Fireman said not one desk,computer etc was left standing!! WAKE UP AMERICA! The government is filled with TRAITORS! The war industry controls the Pentagon and congress!!!

  2. noah smith says:

    Its this 9/11 group itself that is to blame. They are the ones who needlessly demanded that the building be taken down. Their further histerical claim that the building contained “contaminates” and must be taken down with all sorts of needless and expensive precautions cost the taxpayers 20 x what it would have been otherwise and ultimately the lives of the firefighters. Their desire to hang the culprit for this is driven by the need to aussuage their own guilty feelings.

  3. klayborg says:

    Should of let the empty buiilding burn to ground

    1. blommbergisafascist says:

      agreed. why were firemen going into an EMPTYa buidling ni the first place
      whoever was the head fireman in charge that day is the one that should be charged for negligence for sending men into a building where they knew NOBODY was.
      what was the point?????

      p.s. i am getting a little sick of ALL these 9/11 groups

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