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Suleiman Abu Ghaith

Al Qaeda Messenger Gets Life Behind Bars

Phil Hirschkorn | Posted 11.23.2014 | Crime
Phil Hirschkorn

Minutes before he would learn his prison sentence for aiding al Qaeda before, during, and after 9/11, Suleiman Abu Ghaith decided once again to threaten the United States.

Bin Laden Son-In-Law Sentenced To Life In U.S. Prison

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2014 | Politics

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, Sept 23 (Reuters) - A seemingly unrepentant Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentence...

Terror on Trial: What 9/11 Families Learned in Court

Phil Hirschkorn | Posted 06.03.2014 | Crime
Phil Hirschkorn

During the trial of al Qaeda spokesman Suleiman Abu Ghaith that ended last week, a special group spectators went largely unnoticed. "This man is evil from his head down to his toes," said Rosemary Cain, one of half a dozen 9/11 family members who attended part of the three-week trial.

The Trial of Bin Laden's Son-in-Law and Why Not to Torture a Terrorist

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 05.14.2014 | World
Daphne Eviatar

To an American observer, that may sound astonishing. Why would he just confess? In fact, that happens all the time in these cases. The key, it seems, is in according the captive respect -- conveying an acknowledgement of his humanity and his right to humane treatment.

9/11 Families Deserve a Real Trial, Too

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 03.09.2014 | World
Daphne Eviatar

Accused terrorists are tried all the time in U.S. federal courts with little extra burden on security officers and without incident. Only in the case of the five alleged perpetrators of the September 11 attacks did the plan cause such an uproar that their case was moved to another country.

Court Refuses To Dismiss Plot Case Against Bin Laden's Son-In-Law

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK, Nov 26 (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, who once served as a spokesman for al Qaeda, on Tues...

Bin Laden Son-In-Law Says He Was Victim Of U.S. Rendition

Reuters | Posted 09.18.2013 | World

NEW YORK, July 19 (Reuters) - A former spokesman for al Qaeda says he was the subject of an extrajudicial transfer to U.S. custody via three Middle ...

Everything You Need To Know About The Iran - Al Qaeda Connection

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 06.23.2013 | World

Canadian authorities claim al-Qaida operatives in Iran directed a failed plot to attack a passenger train. Iran denies it has any links to the two sus...

Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Pleads Not Guilty

Reuters | Posted 05.08.2013 | World

By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, March 8 (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden and one of the highest-ranking al Qaeda figures to be ...