Judge Uninterested In Tossing Gitmo Detainee's ConvictionFederal Judge Lewis Kaplan repeatedly told a lawyer for Ahmed Ghailani that he didn't understand his arguments at a hearing Thursday.
Prosecutors In NY Seek Life Sentence For DetaineeProsecutors in New York say the first Guantanamo detainee to be convicted in a civilian court is evil and deserves a life sentence for helping al-Qaida bomb two U.S. embassies in Africa in 1998 and open the door to more terrorism.
Gitmo Detainee Acquitted Of All But 1 Charge In NYThe first Guantanamo detainee to face a civilian trial has been acquitted in New York City of all but one charge accusing him of a deadly 1998 plot to bomb two U.S. embassies in Africa.
Jury Ends Day Without Verdict In Gitmo Detainee's TrialDeliberations at the first civilian trial of a Guantanamo detainee hit a snag Monday when a juror told the judge she felt threatened by other jurors and asked him to be removed from the panel.
Jury Needs More Deliberations In Gitmo Detainee's TrialFederal prosecutors in Manhattan allege that Ahmed Ghailani was part of an al-Qaida cell that bombed two U.S. embassies in Africa in 1998.
Jury Deliberates At Gitmo Detainee's NY TrialA New York City jury has begun deliberations in the first civilian trial for a Guantanamo detainee.
Defense: Gitmo Detainee A 'Dupe' In Bomb PlotA lawyer for the first Guantanamo detainee to face a civilian trial says his client didn't know about a plot to bomb two U.S. embassies in Africa.
Closings Start In Gitmo Detainee NY TrialThe first Guantanamo detainee to face a civilian trial is a "mass murderer'' who played a key role in the terrorist bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa in 1998, a prosecutor said Monday in closing arguments.
Judge Explains Witness Ban In Gitmo Detainee's TrialJudge Lewis Kaplan said he banned a man after prosecutors failed to show Ghailani's CIA interrogation played no role in getting the witness to cooperate.
Gov't Won't Appeal Decision To Ban Witness In NYThe U.S. government says it won't appeal a judge's decision to ban a key prosecution witness from testifying in New York City at the first civilian trial for a Guantanamo Bay detainee.