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Jurors step in to right perceived wrongs for acquitted defendants

August 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO They have the legal power to take away your money, your freedom and even, sometimes, your life. But after one recent criminal trial that ended in an acquittal, they did what they could to give one man his life back. Continue Reading

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, 2 other Gitmo defendants boycott court proceedings

October 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) Three Sept. 11 defendants took a judge up on his offer to let them skip their military tribunal Tuesday and the proceedings went on without them. The Guantanamo detainees won a new request to return to court in camouflage clothing if they wanted. Continue Reading