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Chief prosecutor in the Hamdan trial discusses the verdict

While the defense says that the trial didn't follow the American rule of law, prosecutors seem generally pleased with the verdict in the case of Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan. Army Col. Lawrence Morris, the chief prosecutor, discusses the case and its implications. GUEST: Army Col. Lawrence J. Morris, chief prosecutor in the Hamdan trial

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The fog of war-crimes trials

With the trial of Osama bin Laden drive Salim Hamdan underway in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, writer Jonathan Mahler compares the proceedings those in Nuremberg after World War II. Nuremberg mattered, Mahler says, but Guantanamo is another matter in the eyes of the public.

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A day at the movies at Guantanamo Bay's Hamdan trial

The Hamdan trial continues in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Yesterday, prosecutors in the trial of Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan, unveiled a graphic video of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and other al-Qaida operations, created for the Office of Military Commissions, entitled 'The al-Qaida Plan.'

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Salim Hamdan's interrogation video shown at Guantanamo trial

The Hamdan trial continues in Guantanamo Bay. Yesterday, U.S. Military prosecutors played an interrogation video of former Osama bin Laden driver Salim Hamdan in which he denied any connections to al-Qaeda. Hamdan asked to leave the courtroom as video playback began. Guest: Alan Gomez, USA Today, is covering the Hamdan trial in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

In first Guantanamo trial, the two sides paint two portraits of Salim Hamdan

The first American war crimes tribunal since World War II is taking place in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. On trial is Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Ahmed Hamdan. Defense lawyers say the poor Yemeni took the job only for its $200-a-month salary, but prosecutors say Hamdan was a willing recruit, aiding al-Qaida in its militancy efforts. Guest: Carol Williams, L.A. Times legal affairs writer, in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

In first Guantanamo trial, the two sides paint two portraits of Salim Hamdan

The first American war crimes tribunal since World War II is taking place in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. On trial is Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Ahmed Hamdan. Defense lawyers say the poor Yemeni took the job only for its $200-a-month salary, but prosecutors say Hamdan was a willing recruit, aiding al-Qaida in its militancy efforts. Guest: Carol Williams, L.A. Times legal affairs writer, in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

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Salim Hamdan's interrogation video shown at Guantanamo trial

The Hamdan trial continues in Guantanamo Bay. Yesterday, U.S. Military prosecutors played an interrogation video of former Osama bin Laden driver Salim Hamdan in which he denied any connections to al-Qaeda. Hamdan asked to leave the courtroom as video playback began. Guest: Alan Gomez, USA Today, is covering the Hamdan trial in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Global Politics

A day at the movies at Guantanamo Bay's Hamdan trial

The Hamdan trial continues in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Yesterday, prosecutors in the trial of Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan, unveiled a graphic video of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and other al-Qaida operations, created for the Office of Military Commissions, entitled 'The al-Qaida Plan.'

Global Politics

The fog of war-crimes trials

With the trial of Osama bin Laden drive Salim Hamdan underway in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, writer Jonathan Mahler compares the proceedings those in Nuremberg after World War II. Nuremberg mattered, Mahler says, but Guantanamo is another matter in the eyes of the public.

Global Politics

Chief prosecutor in the Hamdan trial discusses the verdict

While the defense says that the trial didn't follow the American rule of law, prosecutors seem generally pleased with the verdict in the case of Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan. Army Col. Lawrence Morris, the chief prosecutor, discusses the case and its implications. GUEST: Army Col. Lawrence J. Morris, chief prosecutor in the Hamdan trial