by Stephen Lendman
At issue is prosecuting five 9/11 suspects: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM: the alleged mastermind), Ramzi bin al-Shibh, Walid bin Attash, Ali Abdul Aziz Ali, and Mustafa al Hawsawi.
Defense lawyer James Connell announced a tentative May 2013 trial date. A scheduled one hasn’t been named. Army Brig. General Mark Martins expects months of defense motions delaying it.
How admissible is confessions obtained after years of beatings and waterboarding? The show trial of these men signifies the complete collapse of the rule of law in the United States.