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  1. Omar Khadr: Youth or adult? Up to top courtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Barriere Star Journal

    Omar Khadr speaks to the media outside his lawyer's home after being granted bail in Edmonton on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time on Thursday, as the federal government fights to have him declared an adult offender for crimes he committed as a 15-year-old.

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  2. Why Uruguay took six Guantanamo detainees but isn't considering moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    On a riverfront promenade in sleepy Montevideo, Abu Wa'el Dhiab crouches next to a baby carriage and smiles. His friend Ali Husein Shaaban snaps pictures with a new smartphone while the baby's mother works against the language barrier to try and cheerfully chat with the two Syrians.

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  3. WH Threatens to Veto Defense Bill Over Gitmo, Arming the KurdsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    A defense bill that places restrictions on the administration's ability to release or transfer terror suspects from Guantanamo Bay, blocks funding for military base closures, and seeks to bypass the Iraqi government in providing arms directly to Kurdish and Sunni fighters has become the latest target of a White House veto threat. The White House Office of Management and Budget said late Tuesday provisions in the bill would interfere with the administration's ability to carry out policies, including the shutdown of the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  4. Knowing audience, being prepared among keys to success at public speakingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Green Party Leader Elizabeth May speaks at the Annual Parliamentary National Press Gallery, Saturday May 9, 2015 in Ottawa. May's rambling remarks at the recent parliamentary press gallery dinner thrust the Green party leader into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. 1 comment

  5. Khadr to learn if he can leave prison for first time in 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | CFRB

    This could be one of the biggest day's in Omar Khadr's life. An Alberta justice rules this morning on whether to block his bid for bail.

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  6. Six stories in the news today, May 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    This could be a momentous day for Omar Khadr. An Alberta justice will rule this morning on whether to block the former Guantanamo Bay prisoner's bid for bail.

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  7. Six Gitmo detainees released in Uruguay without restraint, a inconsistent with U.S. lawaRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Washington Times

    Six detainees were released from Guantanamo Bay in December with no restraints to mitigate the risk of their return to battle - an action "inconsistent with U.S. law," the leader of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Wednesday. Rep. Edward R. Royce, California Republican, said that, despite a law requiring the administration to take preventive steps to ensure detainees don't engage in terrorist activities after their release, six prisoners were sent to Uruguay with no restrictions or coordination with the local government.

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  8. House Committee says Gitmo detainees released to Uruguay still a threatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Six former Guantanamo Bay detainees released to Uruguay remain a terrorist threat, in spite of assurances by the Obama administration, because they do not appear to be under any of the restrictions U.S. officials promised had been imposed, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce said in a letter released Wednesday. In the April 29 letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, Royce seeks an explanation for why committee staff sent to investigate the detainees found them living without apparent restrictions and free to travel.

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  9. Gitmo detainees released to Uruguay remain terrorist threat, House committee findsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Six former Guantanamo Bay detainees released to Uruguay remain a terrorist threat, in spite of assurances by the Obama administration, because they do not appear to be under any of the restrictions U.S. officials promised had been imposed, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce said in a letter released Wednesday. In the April 29 letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, Royce seeks an explanation for why committee staff sent to investigate the detainees found them living without apparent restrictions and free to travel.

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  10. Rep. Ed Royce, California Republican and chairman of the House...Read the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Washington Times

    Six detainees were released from Guantanamo Bay in December with no restraints to mitigate the risk of their return to battle - an action "inconsistent with U.S. law," the leader of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Wednesday. Rep. Ed Royce, California Republican, said that, despite a law requiring the administration to take preventative steps to ensure detainees don't engage in terrorist activities after being released, six prisoners were released to Uruguay with no restrictions or coordination with the local government.

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  11. Obama's Next Executive Order: Closing Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Townhall

    Speaking at the White House Wednesday, Press Secretary Josh Earnest was asked directly by a reporter if President Obama was willing to close Guantanamo Bay through an executive order. Earnest didn't say no.

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  12. 'Threat to foreign relations': Canada delays former Gitmo detainee's bail decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Canada's Alberta Court delayed the bail ruling for former Guantanamo inmate Omar Khadr until Thursday, as the judge weighs arguments for and against. The government claims Khadr's release would damage Canadian relations with certain countries.

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  13. Canadian judge delays bail decision for ex-Gitmo inmateRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A Canadian judge said Tuesday she needs more time to make a decision on whether a former Guantanamo Bay inmate should be released on bail while he appeals his conviction for war crimes in the United States. Court of Appeal Justice Myra Bielby is expected to announce her decision Thursday morning.

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  14. Ex-Guantanamo Prisoner In Canada Wants To Be Released On BailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Omar Khadr was just 15 years old when he was taken to the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in 2002 - the youngest person ever to be incarcerated at the controversial camp. After a decade there, he was transferred to a prison in western Canada as part of a plea deal.

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  15. John Paul Stevens says some held at Gitmo should get reparations from US governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | ABA Journal

    Just as the U.S. government paid reparations to citizens of Japanese descent interned during World War II, it should now consider doing so to some individuals held at the U.S military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a retired U.S. Supreme Court justice says. In a Monday speech at a Washington, D.C., hotel, John Paul Stevens said those held at Guantanamo Bay even after it was determined that they are not a threat to the U.S. "are entitled to some sort of reparation," the Washington Post reports.

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  16. Omar Khadr bail decision delayed until ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | CFRB

    An Alberta judge says she needs more time to make a decision on whether former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr should be released on bail. Court of Appeal Justice Myra Bielby is expected to announce her decision Thursday morning.

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  17. Is This Obama's Last Chance to Close Guantanamo Bay?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | National Journal

    A military officer stands near the entrance to Camp VI at the U.S. military prison for "enemy combatants" in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, June 25, 2013. Another year, another White House threat to veto the annual defense-authorization bill over Guantanamo.

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  18. Omar Khadr: Court to decide whether man who was youngest prisoner in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Independent

    A court in Canada is expected to announce this week on whether not a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr should be released on bail. The news emerged after the Canadian government made closing arguments to keep Mr Khadr, 28, behind bars.

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  19. Republicans Try To Make Gitmo Closure Impossible, Obama Threatens To Kill Defense BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    The Obama administration has a history of threatening to veto bills which stand to prevent Guantanamo Bay's closure. This time around, he may make good on his word by killing the defense budget bill.

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  20. Omar Khadr's Road to FreedomRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Common Dreams

    Nobody was surprised when the Canadian government announced on April 24 that it would again dip into the public purse to keep its most prominent political prisoner behind bars. That morning, Justice June Ross of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench decided that Omar Khadr, 28, was low-risk, had been a model prisoner after 12 and a half years of incarceration, mostly at Guantanamo Bay, and could go into the care of one of his lawyers' family.

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