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3 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Omar Khadr trying again to sue Canada for $20M and claim conspiracy with U.S.

Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr tries again Wednesday to expand his civil lawsuit against the federal government to include a claim that Canada conspired with the United States for what he says was the abuse of his rights and torture.

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4 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

PM slams 'barbaric' hostage murder

David Cameron has condemned as "despicable and barbaric" the apparent slaughter of a second US journalist by Islamic State extremists - as it emerged that a British hostage is also under threat.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Iraq, Middle East

4 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

PM condemns US journalist killing

David Cameron has condemned the "disgusting and despicable" slaughter of a second US journalist - as it emerged that a British hostage is also under threat.

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Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Conservatives (UK)

5 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

US stock market ends slightly lower

A federal appeals court has upheld a decision allowing the U.S. government to keep secret photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo detainee.

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8 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

A federal appeals court has upheld a decision allowing the U.S. government to keep secret photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo detainee.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

8 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Former Va. governor's corruption case goes to jury

2, 2014, in Richmond, Va. A federal appeals court has upheld a decision allowing the U.S. government to keep secret photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo detainee.

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11 hrs ago | The First Post

A Guantanamo Bay for Britain? How far will Cameron go?

Has David Cameron painted himself into such a tight corner with his promise to stop British jihadists returning home from Syria and Iraq that his only solution will be to propose opening a Guantanamo Bay-style camp, somewhere offshore? The question is being asked in Westminster after the Prime Minister, having raised the spectre of a "generational ... (more)

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Related Topix: Conservatives (UK), Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland

15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Gitmo: costly to run, hard to close

Detainees talk in a common area of Camp 5 at the Guantnamo Bay prison recently. More than 12 years after George W. Bush's administration sent the first detainees, tensions are mounting over whether President Obama can close the prison before leaving office.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, George Bush, US Politics, Joe Biden

18 hrs ago | Marine News

Navy Unmanned Aircraft Sets the Bar

The Navy's X-47B unmanned aircraft has completed its final test aboard 'USS Theodore Roosevelt' and has returned to its home base at Naval Air Station Patuxent River after eight days at sea - , informs U.S. Naval Air Systems Command.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71), Prison, Europe, Finland, World News

Mon Sep 01, 2014

JD Journal

Defense Attorney for Accused 9/11 Terror Attack Leader Resigns

Summary : Major Jason Wright, defense attorney for Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, accused of being one of the main players in the September 11 terror attacks, has resigned, claiming the U.S. government left him with no other choice.

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CBC News

U.S. forces target al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

U.S. Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby confirmed Monday that U.S. forces had targeted al-Shabaab militants in Somalia, just one day after the group claimed responsibility for an attack on a military prison.

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News Max

Pressure Mounts to Close Crumbling Gitmo

Pressure to close down the prison at Guantanamo Bay Naval Station, or "Gitmo," is mounting - the only problem is, what to do with the prisoners? While President Barack Obama pledged to shut the rapidly aging and deteriorating prison down, and even signed an executive order in 2009 to do so within one year, Gitmo remains open, housing 149 prisoners, ... (more)

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ABC News

Uruguay Says Guantanamo Prisoner Not Imminent

A plan to resettle six men held at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo in Uruguay is still being negotiated and is unlikely to occur before upcoming elections in the South American country, an official said Monday.

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Examiner.com

Fox News contributor called a 'moron' who needs to 'shut up' by guest

An argument on Fox News got taken to a new level during a discussion on potential ransom payments to terrorists.

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The Daily Beast

Guantanamo Decays as Closing DelayedIt'll probably out-live Obama.

Obama administration officials remain divided over whether the president can close Guantanamo prison before he leaves office, but in the meantime the facility is becoming tattered.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

TheBlaze.com

a CNN Host Let a Muslim Cleric Speak Freely. What He Said about...

British Muslim activist Anjam Choudary appeared on CNN's "Reliable Sources" Sunday morning, and while host Brian Stelter seemed as if he was working hard to give the cleric a fair shake, the veteran journalist couldn't help but get exasperated as Choudary steadfastly defended his radical Islamic ideology - and joked about 9/11.

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National Public Radio

Guantanamo Defense Lawyer Resigns, Says U.S. Case Is 'Stacked'

Jason Wright, seen here during his 15-month deployment to Iraq, served in the military for nine years before resigning last week.

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Dear Kitty

British government accused of helping monarchist torturers in Nepal

A British human rights group has launching legal action against the government over guidelines the UK's intelligence agencies on how to interrogate prisoners held overseas .

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Amnesty International

Secret detention in Syria: "We could hear the screams of torture victims"

When Shappal Ibrahim, a peaceful activist with the Union of Young Kurds, was approached by a Syrian government official claiming to be a fellow supporter of the country's "revolution", he did not realize it was part of a ploy to detain him for his human rights activities.

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Related Topix: Middle East, Syria, World News, Prison

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Troopers nab driver accused of playing cop

Anchorage man uses phony badge to avoid traffic: An Anchorage man was arrested Saturday for allegedly flashing a phony law enforcement badge so he could avoid traffic while speeding down the Old Glenn Highway, Alaska State Troopers write.

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