US To Move 9/11 Trial From New York City, Official Says

03/31/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Obama administration on Friday gave up on its plan to try the Sept. 11 plotters in Lower Manhattan, bowing to almost unanimous pressure from New York officials and business leaders to move the terrorism trial elsewhere.

"I think I can acknowledge the obvious," an administration official said. "We're considering other options."

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