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Defense bill gives Obama rare Guantanamo victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Many detainees at Guantanamo Bay may be closer to heading home under a bipartisan deal reached in Congress that gives President Barack Obama a rare victory in his fight to close the prison for terror suspects. The ...

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9/11 ‘mastermind’ in camo for Gitmo court

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba — The self-styled terrorist mastermind of Sept. 11 wore a camouflage vest for the first time Wednesday at his military war crimes tribunal, a clothing choice previously denied because of fears it might disrupt the ...

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Judge won’t order investigation of Gitmo doc

NEW YORK CITY — A judge has declined to force an investigation into whether an Army psychologist developed abusive interrogation techniques for detainees at Guantanamo Bay and should be stripped of his license, halting what advocates have called the first court case ...

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Full appeals court refuses to rehear Gitmo ruling

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A U.S. appeals court has again upheld the continued detention of a former cook for Taliban forces who said he never fired a shot in battle. The full U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ...

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